Book discount for ANJeL Members: Edward Elgar is offering a 50% discount to ANJeL members who purchase the book Who Rules Japan: Popular Participation in the Japanese Legal Process, edited by ANJeL co-directors Leon Wolff (Bond University) and Luke Nottage (University of Sydney) and ANJeL advisor Kent Anderson (University of Western Australia). For more information, please see the discount flyer. This offer is available until 31 July 2015.
Call for papers: The 4th East Asian Law & Society Conference is calling for papers for its upcoming conference entitled “The Role of Law in Bridging Chasms In and Among Asian Societies”. The conference will be held 4-6 August 2015 at Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan. Please submit your papers, and register to attend. See the bilingual information page at: http://www.sota.j.u-tokyo.ac.jp/EALS2015/EALS2015HP.html.
ANJeL sent a team to the 13th Intercollegiate Negotiation (and Arbitration) Competition. Sydney Law School, in cooperation with the Australian Network for Japanese Law (ANJeL), put together a team of students to join “Team Australia” to compete in the competition, which was in Tokyo on 29-30 November 2014. The team performed extremely well and placed third overall in the competition.
Save the date: ANJeL is planning to support a conference entitled “Wounds, Scars, and Healing: Civil Society and Postwar Pacific Basin Reconciliation”, commemorating the 70th anniversary since the end of the war. The conference will be held at the University of Sydney over 30 September - 2 October 2015. The conference will also involve the performance of a noh drama written by USydney Emeritus Professor Allan Marett. Keep the date in your diaries and see the conference information page for further information.
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