Date and Time:
Saturday, May 22, 2010 from 12:00 pm to 4:30 pm
Institute for Peace and Justice Board Room
12:00 p.m.: Opening Keynote: Jose Ramon Cossio
Among the topics that Ministro Cossio will address are justice reform at the state and federal levels, the role that legal education will play in the implementation of judicial reform, and the importance of developing bar associations and ethical legal standards in Mexico.
1:00 p.m.: Lunch
2:30 p.m.: Roundtables (Themes: (1) Pretrial procedures and sentencing and (2) Courtroom procedure and rules of evidence)
4:00 p.m.: Closing Remarks