In the framework of the Inter-University Cooperation project between Luxembourg and Laos, Faculty of Law and Political Science National University of Laos welcomed a delegation from Faculty of Law, Economics and Finance – Luxembourg on the 18th-20th of May for the 4th edition of the ‘Seminar on Legal Research and Methodology’. Pr. Stefan Braum, Dr. Perrine Simon and four PhD students – Florence d’Ath, Teresa Quintel, Roila Mavrouili and Natalia Vorobyeva, led three days of seminar.
Two teachers of the FLP, Somsack Hongvichit and Pangthong Xayyavong shared their experience in writing a paper with the University of Luxembourg’s support. This was followed by a presentation on the “Doctoral studies in Luxembourg” in view of selecting a PhD student from the FLP. The seminar was dedicated to basic legal research skills including search for reliable sources, plagiarism, referencing, legal academic writing including mind mapping, comparative law methodology, etc.
All workshops included practical group exercises and quiz. Around 35 teachers from the FLP attended and interacted intensely with the delegation.