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Cox International Law Center

ABOUT THE CENTER:

Ranked 11th in the nation, the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center was established in 1991 through a multi-million endowment from the George Gund Foundation. The Cox Center serves as the hub of the law school's international law
program which includes the Canada-U.S. Law Institute, the Institute for Global Security, Law and Policy and the Henry T. King, Jr. War Crimes Research Office.
Ranked 11th in the nation, the Frederick K. Cox International Law Center was established in 1991 through a multi-million endowment from the George Gund Foundation. The Cox Center serves as the hub of the law school's international law program which includes the Canada-U.S. Law Institute, the Institute for Global Security, Law and Policy and the Henry T. King, Jr. War Crimes Research Office.

CENTER NEWS

Moot Court team wins top seed, numerous awards

Moot Court team wins top seed, numerous awards

Feb 13, 2017
Our Jessup International Law Moot Court team won the top seed and the Best Brief Award during a competition Feb 11-12 in Chicago. Two team members also took home individual awards.
Students file amicus brief with U.S. Supreme Court in 9/11 detainee abuse case

Students file amicus brief with U.S. Supreme Court in 9/11 detainee abuse case

Jan 9, 2017
Law students Seth Garfinkel, Rohmah Javed, Sam Levine and Kevin Vogel’s brief was submitted to the court ahead of January 18 oral arguments in a high profile civil case against former senior U.S. officials and prison wardens.
Students in CWRU’s immigration practicum play significant role in path-breaking Ohio Supreme Court decision on rights of foreign citizens

Students in CWRU’s immigration practicum play significant role in path-breaking Ohio Supreme Court decision on rights of foreign citizens

Dec 14, 2016
With help from an amicus brief filed by CWRU law students, Joseph Burke ’90 successfully argued a case before the Supreme Court of Ohio that could set a precedent for future immigration cases across the nation.
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