Archive for 2019

April, 2019

Vance Center Case Goes to Inter-American Court of Human Rights

The Inter-American Court of Human Rights will hear a case against the state of Venezuela, which the Vance Center has assisted the Venezuelan human rights organization Observatorio Venezolano de P... Read More

April, 2019

Lawyers Council Focuses on Judicial Appointments in Peru

A delegation of the Lawyers Council for Civil and Economic Rights met officials and other lawyers in Peru to observe and offer recommendations on the ongoing process for selecting judicial offici... Read More

March, 2019

Vance Center Co-Sponsors Multiple Events in Santiago

The Vance Center over three days in Santiago, Chile, convened gatherings of Latin American colleagues in three key programs: Pro Bono Promotion and the Pro Bono Network of the Americas; Women in ... Read More

March, 2019

Vance Center Welcomes Colombian Pro Bono Award Winners

The winners of Colombia´s annual pro bono awards visited the Vance Center to exchange views on pro bono practice. Juan Peredo from Lloreda Camacho is “Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year” and Santia... Read More

March, 2019

Vance Center Co-Hosts Celebration of Ted Maynard

Paul, Weiss and the Vance Center celebrated Ted Maynard’s retirement as firm partner and appointment as the Vance Center Committee’s executive chair, at a reception at the New York City Bar A... Read More

March, 2019

Vance Center Pursues Lawyers Council initiatives in Guatemala

Latin American Policy Manager Jaime Chávez Alor participated in meeting organized by Acción Ciudadana considering strategies to strengthen integrity in the business and legal sectors of Guatema... Read More