The State Department alerts U.S. citizens to the risk of potential terrorist attacks throughout Europe, targeting major events, tourist sites, restaurants, commercial centers, and transportation. The large number of tourists visiting Europe in the summer months will present greater targets for terrorists planning attacks in public locations, especially at large events. This Travel Alert expires August 31, 2016.
2016 Summer Program Dates: May 23-June 17
As a complement to its leading intellectual property program in Washington, DC, GW Law offers a four-week intellectual property law program in Munich, Germany, a vibrant city less than an hour from the Alps, known as Europe's "Intellectual Property Capital." In the summer of 2016, the program will run from May 23-June 17. The ABA-accredited program offers six one-credit courses from which participating students can choose up to four (two per session), as well as special lectures and site visits to local IP institutions such as the European Patent Office. In 2015, about 25 students (including students from GW, other US ABA-approved law schools, and students from foreign law schools) participated in the program. The courses offered were also open to LLM students from the Munich Intellectual Property Law Center. This year GW Law will offer six one-credit courses and will look to enroll a diverse body of students as in years past.
- Areas of Study
- Field Placement
- Public Interest & Pro Bono
- Study Abroad & Exchange Programs
- Oxford Summer Program in International Human Rights Law
- Munich Intellectual Property Summer Program
- University of Augsburg Exchange Program
- University of Groningen Exchange Program
- Universitá Commerciale “Luigi Bocconi” Exchange Program
- Research Centers & Initiatives
- Academic Calendar