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IE Law School hosts Law Without Walls kick off at Segovia

The “KickOff” in Segovia was an opportunity to get to know the teams and the mentors, and to engage with professionals and entrepreneurs from the fields of law and business to create an invaluable global network.

On January 19 and 20, IE Law School hosted Law Without Walls Kick Off in IE University´s Segovia Campus. Nearly 200 students, professors, entrepreneurs, legal and business experts from law firms and companies –such as Elevate, Axiom, Eversheds, Microsoft and many others – reunited to rethink the profession and propose cutting-edge solutions to issues faced by lawyers and law programs as well as to assess the future of the legal practice in an international and diverse environment.

Thirty of the world’s top international law schools — including Harvard Law School, UCL Laws, Stanford Law School, Fordham Law School, University of St Gallen, among others— participate in LawWithoutWalls and team their students with two lawyer team leaders along with an academic, business, and entrepreneur mentor. The teams identify a problem related to law, business, and technology and develops a practicable solution (including a prototype and a business plan). In the process, LWOW: Refines 21st Century professional skills including entrepreneurial, leadership, presentation, networking, technology, teamwork, project management, business, and cultural competency; recharges the law market with innovations across law, business, and technology and revitalizes relationships with colleagues, clients, and future talent across the globe.

18 Feb 2019


Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, Management Skills, News, Students Experience

The Formation of Blockchain-based Smart Contracts in the Light of Contract Law

Are smart contracts marking the end of contract formation as we know it? In an event held by the Jean Monnet Module on Liability of Robots, top ...

12 Feb 2019


Business and Corporate Law, Faculty, Legaltech and Entrepreneurship, News

Professor Marina Aksenova receives the Paul Guggenheim Prize for her book Complicity in International Criminal Law

IE Law School´s Marina Aksenova, Professor of International Criminal Law and Director of the ARTIJ Initiative, received The Paul Guggenheim Prize in ...

01 Feb 2019


Faculty, Global, Comparative and European Law, News

The Negotiation Table: Full Course, Main Dish or Dessert?

This article outlines the importance of a focus on time in a negotiation and the underlying significance of negotiation to the growth and/or success ...

30 Jan 2019


Business and Corporate Law

Two papers authored by Professor Giulio Allevato have been recently published

In the last book “Combating Tax Avoidance in the EU”, Professor Allevato analyses the main peculiarities, under a legal perspective, of the ...

28 Jan 2019


Faculty, News

Skills for a successful career in a changing legal market

What are the skills for a successful career in today´s changing legal market? Our Vicedean Soledad Atienza shares her thoughts in this article ...

16 Jan 2019


Business and Corporate Law, Global, Comparative and European Law, Management Skills, News
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21 mar 2019

Women in Finance Panel: Breaking Barriers – Miami

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Banco Santander 18:00, Miami, United States Of America,

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29 mar 2019

One on One Information Sessions: Bachelor Programs New York

One on One Information Sessions: Bachelor Programs New York

IE New York Office 15:00, New York, United States Of America, Inglés

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30 mar 2019

The Big Story: Hollywood Techniques for Branding, Marketing and Persuasion – Seattle

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Makers Workspaces 9:45, Seattle, United States Of America,

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1 apr 2019

Career Advice for Female Professionals in Finance and FinTech: IE Alumni Panel – New York

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Rise 18:00, New York, United States Of America,

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