Institute for Law and Public Policy
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15.03.2017 The educational meeting with students of the University of Chicago was held on March 15, 2017 in Moscow
On March 15, 2017 the students of University of Chicago Law School met with the lawyers of the Institute for Law and Public Policy.
The meeting was held within the framework of a 10-day study tour to Russia of future lawyers organized at the initiative of the University of Chicago. The students from the University of Chicago are visiting the leading law firms in Moscow and St. Petersburg, public authorities, leading Russian universities, and are getting acquainted with the practice of Russian lawyers to study the Russian legal system and the role of law in the economic development of the country.
Over the meeting with the specialists from the Institute for Law and Public Policy, the students learned about the role of international law in the Russian legal system, the Constitutional Court of Russia and its place in the country's judicial system, constitutional rights and constitutional control, as well as about the Institute for Judicial Protection Constitutional Rights and Freedoms.
In the process of communication, the students also expressed interest in the specifics of conducting certain categories of cases, the comparative legal method of legal argumentation, as well as in educational and publishing activities of the Institute.