A Comparative Perspective on old and new
Problems of Corporate and Financial Law
24th – 27th, September 2012
at Harvard Law School (Pound Hall) / Real Colegio Complutense.
Brochure with further information and a complete Congress Program can be downloaded from this link.
The Congress was jointly organized by the Real Colegio Complutense, the Institute for Global Law and Policy (Harvard Law School) and the Department of Commercial Law at the UCM. The emphasis of this Congress is analysis and debate about some of the key issues in the current regulation and corporate financial system, comparing the European experience (with special reference to the Spanish situation) with the U.S. The structure of the Congress tries to promote a fruitful exchange between all the speakers and provide attendees with information and materials especially valid with respect to the issues discussed.
Congress Potential Attendants
Congress has been prepared considering that the attendees will be mainly young researchers and university professors and lawyers with expertise in the subjects treated. For both the monitoring of certain classes and for proper utilization of the materials to be provided to attendees, it requires a good level of English proficiency.
An abridged version of the different interventions will be provided to attendees in advance. Also, after the Congress has taken place, the contributions of all speakers will be made available to the participants on both websites of Real Colegio Complutense and Department of Commercial Law (UCM).
Speakers and Conferences
The Congress counts with teachers as speakers from Complutense and from Harvard Law School, well known for their contributions in the areas assigned. The conferences are conducted in Spanish and English, respectively, with no interpretation services
Place of celebration
Harvard Law School. Pound Hall (1563 Mass Ave, Cambridge, 02138).
Registration and tuition
Those interested in attending the Congress should submit, before the next September 15, 2012,a proof of payment of tuition and personal data to the Department of Commercial Law (firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com).
The tuition fee is free for professors and researchers affiliated with the Faculty of Law at the Universidad Complutense or the Harvard Law School, and $200 for all those who do not hold that condition.
The registration fee shall be paid out to Real Colegio Complutense in the following account: Bank of America, 100 Federal Street Boston, MA 02110. Acct Num: 004614155363. Swift: BOFAUS3N.ABA: 011000138.
The Congress has been sponsored by Allen & Overy (Madrid), Banco Santander, J & A Garrigues, S.L.P, Ilustre Colegio Notarial de Madrid y Colegio de Registradores de España.