Clinic: Queens University and UOttawa, Spring 2019 Beneficiary: EAC Secretariat Introduction * Full Report and Appendices available here On behalf of the joint International Trade and Investment Law Practicum at the University of Ottawa and Queen’s University (“the Joint Clinic”), Simon Gollish, Andrew MacDonald, and Alina Smirnova (“the Team”) are grateful for the opportunity to work on a project for the benefit of the East African Community Secretariat (“the Beneficiary”).
How technology can facilitate user engagement with trade agreements Clinic: Queen's/UOttawa, Spring 2019 Beneficiary: TRALAC Executive Summary (The full report can be read here)* Trade agreements are often written in language that users cannot understand without guidance from trade experts. This language creates a knowledge-based trade barrier. The objective of this TradeLab project is to explore how technology can be used to make trade agreements more accessible so that thos
Clinic: Georgetown University Law, Spring 2019 Beneficiary: United Social Ventures Executive Summary Read the full guide here This Reference Guide (Guide) is meant to be a practical tool to assist social enterprises in understanding the most common legal issues that will arise at an early stage in an enterprise’s development. These include legal issues related to (1) formalizing a business; (2) choosing to register as a for-profit or non-profit entity; (3) registering a busi