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Law in Crisis: Series four




The University of Ghana School of Law is pleased to invite you to its ongoing series of lunchtime Zoom seminars called “Law in Crisis”, which will interrogate the impact and legacy of the COVID-19 pandemic on our legal system and democratic institutions, as well as explore avenues for legal innovation.


Join the next panel on International Arbitration, Business and Commercial Contracting in the face of COVID-19, which will be held on Thursday 21 May 2020, at 1pm GMT.


The Panellists are:


Law in Crisis: Series One

Seminar Poster

The first series of the 7-week virtual class and seminar series on legal responses to COVID-19 was held on Thursday,30th April 2020 at 01:00 PM (GMT). It was on the topic: “The 2020 Elections, the Electoral Commission, and the COVID-19: Pathways for Innovative Election Resiliency Measures”, over the online platform “Zoom”.


The Moot and Advocacy Committee launched the maiden edition of the Inter-Firm Moot Court Competition in the 2018/2019 academic year. The competition, being the first of its kind involved ten Student law firms competing against each other on legal issues in a simulated court hearing where they analyzed a problem, researched the relevant law, prepared written submissions, and presented oral arguments both as applicants and as respondents.