Center for Comparative Law IPACS RANEPA
About the Center
The Center for Comparative Law is established in 2012. The main purpose of the Center is to organize and to perform scientific research and educational process in the field of comparative jurisprudence, legal policy, national, transnational, and international legal phenomena. The specific research attention is paid to comparative legal problems of justice, practice of law, and correlation of such institutions as legal education and science, legislature, executive authorities, and judiciary.
The Center is involved in theoretical, philosophical, political, economic, sociological, cultural, psychological, and other specialty scientific investigating comparative public and private law, comparative procedural law, comparative legal profession.
The Center maintains analytics on the subject of international law in the aspect of interaction between national and foreign jurisdictions, national states, subnational, supranational and transnational formations.
The certain pedagogical mission of the Center is an implementation of educational programs in form of university refresher courses, master and doctorate courses specialized in applied legal comparativism.
The following subdivisions function in the Center:
- Legal Geography
- Comparative Justice
- Comparative Practice of Law
- Comparative Public Law
- Comparative Private Law
- Comparative Procedural Law, Arbitration, Mediation, and Pre-court Behavior
- Legal and Comparative Aesthetics and Ethics
The Center develops the following comparative-legal issues, the results of which are taught in the courses:
Course ‘Legal Aesthetics: Law in the Lens of Art’ (36 hours)
Course ‘Legal Geography and Comparative Justice’ (36 hours)
Course ‘The Russian Bar System and Comparative Practice of Law’ (36 hours)
On the issues of its competence, the Center cooperates with Russian, foreign, and international organizations, research institutes, scientific laboratories. We interact with the Russian governmental bodies, structures of the Commonwealth of Independent States, the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation, the Eurasian Economic Union, the BRICS, as well as with the Association of Lawyers of Russia, the Russian Academy of Science, the Russian Geographical Society, and leading universities in Europe, China, and Latin America.
Phones: +7 499 956 90 30, +7 499 956 04 47