Cumberland Faculty to Visit Sao Paulo, Brazil

Posted: Thu, 10/09/2008 - 13:14

Judge John Carroll, Professor Charles "Bo" Cole, and Professor Michael Floyd will travel to Sao Paulo, Brazil October 12-17. Each of them will present a paper at an international conference in Sao Paulo celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Brazilian Constitution, and Judge Carroll will also address the Tribunal de Justiça do Estado de São Paulo (Sao Paulo State Supreme Court), where Cumberland Adjunct Professor Cristina Zucchi is a Desembargadora (Justice).

Cumberland's Master of Comparative Law program has a number of Brazilian alumni, and the week will include the inauguration of the Sao Paulo Cumberland Club, as well as visits with current and potential partner institutions, students, and alumni. The visit is sponsored by the U.S. Consulate in Brazil.