Joaquim Falcão joins International Activities Committee of the Law and Society Association
The director of DIREITO RIO, Professor Joaquim Falcão, was invited once again to join the International Activities Committee of the Law and Society Association - headquartered in Salt Lake City, in the United States. The Law and Society Association is composed of professors from various fields and countries interested in the role of law in politics, society, economy and culture, who contribute with their expertise in areas such as Law, Sociology, Political Science, Anthropology, Economics and Geography. The Law and Society Association Committee is responsible for developing programs that meet the needs of association members outside of the United States, and promoting awareness on comparative and transnational education. Also among its activities, the Association publishes the journal Law and Society Review, sponsors annual conferences, educational workshops and encourages the development of academic programs in law and society around the world.