Join Professor Thiago Bottino, Professor Daniel Richman, CLS Brazil, and CAPI next week for a three-session discussion of the evolution of the Brazilian Justice System, the United States' influence on reforms, and the facts and importance of the "Lavo Jato" case.
Session 1: February 6, 3:00 to 4:30 pm
- Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall Room 106
The structure of the Brazilian Justice system; how judges, prosecutors and lawyers operate in a semi-inquisitorial system.
Session 2: February 7, 12:10 to 1:15 pm-
Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall Room 107 (lunch will be served)
The United States' influence on recent reform efforts in the Brazilian criminal justice system.
Session 3: February 8, 3:00 to 4:30 pm
- Columbia Law School, Jerome Greene Hall Room 102A
The investigation and prosecution of corruption in the “Lava Jato” (car wash) operation.