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LAW 068 v01 : Global Revolutions, Civic Activism, and Civil Society

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Druthers submitted by: dbr22
Fall 2020
JD Adjunct
UserID Name Email
dbr22 Rutzen, Douglas DRutzen@icnl.org
LAW 068 v01: Global Revolutions and Civil Society
Global Revolutions, Civic Activism, and Civil Society
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
W 1:20pm-3:20pm
9/2, 9/16, 9/30, 10/14, 10/28, 11/11, 11/18
16 (LAWG: 8/LAWJ: 8)
Take-Home Exam

 
J.D.
Yes
Course
1
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Space is limited.

ATTENDANCE IS MANDATORY AT ALL CLASS SESSIONS. Enrolled students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to remain enrolled. Waitlisted students must be in attendance at the start of the first class session in order to remain eligible to be admitted off the waitlist. All enrolled students must attend each class session in its entirety. Failure to attend the first class session in its entirety will result in a drop; failure to attend any subsequent class session in its entirety will result in a withdrawal.

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Is this course available to distance students?
 

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Personal Information

 
 
 
 
 

B.A., Cornell University; J.D., Yale. Professor Rutzen is President and CEO of the International Center for Not-for-Profit Law (ICNL), which has worked in 100 countries on the freedoms of association, assembly, and expression. Prof. Rutzen serves on the Advisory Board of the United Nations Democracy Fund, and he advises governments around the world on civil society law.

Under Prof. Rutzen's leadership, ICNL received a MacArthur Award for Creative and Effective Institutions, the organizational analogue to MacArthur's "genius award" for individuals. In 2013, Doug presented remarks at a meeting moderated by President Obama for world leaders attending the UN General Assembly. For the past five years, the Nonprofit Times has named Prof. Rutzen as one of the most influential nonprofit leaders in the United States.

Prof. Rutzen previously served as Legal Advisor to the Czechoslovak Parliament upon the country's transition to democracy, taught at the University of Pennsylvania Law School, and co-chaired the civil society pillar of the Community of Democracies. In addition, Prof. Rutzen was co-counsel on the first lawsuit against Moammar Gaddafi for the bombing of Pan Am 103, which culminated in a $2.7 billion settlement.

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