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With military, trade, and other conflicts across the globe, the laws governing interactions among and between nations can determine the fate of individuals, peoples, and nations. From agreements regulating the exchange of goods and services, to treaties governing the conduct of war, to international bodies like the United Nations and World Trade Organization, Harvard Law students delve deeply into the ways cross-border relationships are governed and how they affect the world.

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Food Law and Policy Clinic

The Food Law and Policy Clinic (FLPC) provides students with the opportunity to practice using legal and policy tools in order to address the health,…

International Human Rights Clinic

The International Human Rights Clinic advances human rights around the world while training the next generation of advocates. Working closely with expert clinicians, law students take the…

Immigration and Refugee Advocacy Clinic

For over thirty years, the Immigration and Refugee Advocacy Clinic, in partnership with Greater Boston Legal Services (GBLS), has sought to advance immigrants’ rights. Law…

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Advanced Topics in Jewish Law: The Law of Literature Fall 2022 Reading Group Noah Feldman
Advanced Topics in Jewish Law: The Law of Magic Spring 2023 Reading Group Noah Feldman
Animal Law Spring 2023 Course Kristen Stilt
Business and Human Rights Seminar: Evolution and Contemporary Challenges Fall 2022 Seminar Carlos Portugal Gouvea
Climate Change and the Politics of International Law Spring 2023 Course Anne Orford
Comparative and International Legal Struggles Over Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights Fall 2022 Reading Group Alicia Yamin
Comparative Constitutional Law Spring 2023 Course Tarunabh Khaitan
Comparative Law: Why Law? The Experience of China Spring 2023 Course William Alford
Conflict of Laws Spring 2023 Course Stephen Sachs
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