Faculty of Law


Bake Sale at the Faculty of Law

Bake Sale at the Faculty of Law
This year, Lawyer’s Day turned out not only to be a professional holiday, but also an opportunity to take part in a charity bake sale. 

Results of the 4th International Conference ‘Law in the Digital Age’

Results of the 4th International Conference ‘Law in the Digital Age’
How is modern IT legislature changing? Is it possible to effectively protect information? How can information security be provided nationally and internationally? These and many other questions were discussed at the 4th International Conference ‘Law in the Digital Age’.

Developing Legal Education in Russia

Antonios Platsas, a specialist in Comparative Legal Studies, European Law and International Law, is Associate Professor in the Faculty of Law. He has been at the Higher School of Economics since 2014. Recently, he sat down with the HSE news service to speak about his teaching and research, as well as his impressions on living and working in Moscow.

Faculty of Law Gains Two New Internationally Recruited Faculty Members

Lorenzo Sasso and Antonios Platsas began working at the Faculty of Law as Associate Professors in September 2014.

The HSE Launches ‘The Institute of Precedent’ Website

The project aims to comprehensively cover the role of courts in the development of law and promote the integration of Russian court practice into the international information environment.

‘We’ve Started the Procedure of Staff Renewal’

On July 10, 2013, HSE Rector, Yaroslav Kuzminov, took part in a press conference on the results of the competition for government support for leading Russian HEIs to enter the world’s top 100 universities.

‘The More You Give, the More You Get’

Anita Soboleva, Associate Professor at the HSE Faculty of Law Department of the Theory of Law and Comparative Law, has been voted one of the best HSE teachers by students in 2012.

HSE Law Faculty Team Going to Washington for the “Jessup”

The HSE Law Faculty team are finalists for the first time in the Russian stage of the Phillip C. Jessup International Law Competition which finished on February 3rd. The competition started in 1960 when it was between two teams at the Harvard Faculty of Law (on Cuban agricultural reform), since when it has travelled around the world. The competition acquired the name of the famous American international lawyer and judge at the International Court from 1961 to 1970, Phillip C. Jessup (1897-1986)

HSE Experts have Become Members of a Council under the Russian Government

The list of members of the Expert Council under the RF Government has been approved. Its 200 members include staff from the Higher School of Economics.

Summer School on Cyber Law

From July 2nd – 7th 2012, an international summer school on cyber law took place in Moscow region. The event was organized by the HSE Research and Educational Laboratory on Information Law. Irina Bogdanovskaya, Professor at the HSE Department of the Theory of Law and Comparative Law, told us about the School.