Announcing New LSN African Law Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal

We are pleased to announce a new Legal Scholarship Network (LSN) Sponsored Subject Matter eJournal - African Law eJournal, sponsored by Albany Law School, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Loyola University Chicago, School of Law, SUNY Buffalo Law School, The State University of New York, University of California, Irvine School of Law, and University of the Witwatersrand School of Law.

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Editors: Penelope Andrews, President and Dean, Albany Law School, Olufunmilayo Arewa, Professor of Law and Anthropology, University of California, Irvine School of Law, James Thuo Gathii, Wing-Tat Lee Chair in International Law and Professor of Law, Loyola University Chicago School of Law, Jonathan Eugene Klaaren, Professor, School of Law, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, Makau Mutua, Dean, SUNY Distinguished Professor, SUNY Buffalo Law School, and Brian Ray, Joseph C. Hostetler-Baker & Hostetler Professor of Law, Cleveland-Marshall College of Law, Cleveland State University

Sponsors: The University of California Irvine School of Law is generously sponsoring the launch of this eJournal. UC Irvine School of Law seeks to train lawyers for the practice of law at the highest levels of the profession. The school's innovative curriculum stresses hands-on learning, interdisciplinary study and public service. The centers and institutes at UC Irvine School of Law provide in-depth focus and programs in specific areas of law, from race and environmental and land use law to African, Chinese and Korean law.

Description: This eJournal includes working and accepted paper abstracts related to African law and legal issues affecting Africa, as well as legal scholarship by scholars at African academic institutions.

Advisory Board
The members of the African Law eJournal Advisory Board are:

Bernadette Atuahene
Associate Professor of Law, Illinois Institute of Technology - Chicago-Kent College of Law

Stephen Ellmann
Professor of Law; Director of the Office of Clinical & Experiential Learning, New York Law School

Mark Kende
James Madison Chair Professor in Constitutional Law, Director of the Drake Constitutional Law Center, Drake University Law School

Sandra Liebenberg
H.F. Oppenheimer Chair in Human Rights Law, Stellenbosch University Faculty of Law

Christopher Mbazira
Associate Professor of Law, Makerere University School of Law

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Posted 2/5/14