AUA Students Hone Litigation Skills in Fourth Annual IP Moot Court Competition

AUA Students Hone Litigation Skills in Fourth Annual IP Moot Court Competition

March 21, 2014

YEREVAN, Armenia – On February 8-9, 2014, students from the American University of Armenia (AUA) attended the Intellectual Property Rights Center (IPRC)’s Fourth Annual Intellectual Property (IP) Moot Court Competition at AUA. Teams from five different law schools took part in the two-day event and once again impressed the judges with their skills and knowledge in the field of intellectual property rights.

AUA Visiting Lecturer Appointed as ECCC International Co-Prosecutor

AUA Visiting Lecturer Appointed as ECCC International Co-Prosecutor

March 6, 2014

YEREVAN, Armenia – Former professor in the American University of Armenia (AUA)’s LL.M. program Nicholas Koumjian was recently appointed as international co-prosecutor at the Extraordinary Chambers in the Courts of Cambodia (ECCC), a hybrid criminal tribunal trying international crimes.

The International Criminal Court and Syria: Injustice or Geopolitical Reality?

The International Criminal Court and Syria: Injustice or Geopolitical Reality?

April 12, 2013

Dr Arman Sarvarian will present on the putative role in the Syrian civil war of the International Criminal Court (ICC). In particular, he will analyze the political and legal problems, the role of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC), the experience of the first decade of the ICC, and allegations of serious international crimes committed against the Armenian community in Syria.

Conference Highlights: Armenia’s Choices on Mining and Socio-Economic Development

Conference Highlights: Armenia’s Choices on Mining and Socio-Economic Development

December 5, 2012

International and local experts were in Yerevan on Friday, November 30 for a one-day conference examining mining and socio-economic policy in Armenia. In the coming days, we’ll share photos, videos and presentations from the conference here in the hopes of extending the discussion and debate around the issue from the physical realm to the virtual.