The University of California, Davis, School of Law and India’s Jindal Global Law School in Sonipat, Haryana, have signed a memorandum of understanding setting up collaborations through summer training programs, joint research, seminars, publications, faculty collaborations and exchanges of faculty and students.
Kevin R. Johnson, dean of the U.C. Davis School of Law, and Raj Kumar, vice chancellor of Jindal Global University and dean of Jindal Law School, signed the agreement.
“The University of California, Davis, School of Law is honored to be forming this new partnership, which underscores the importance of global legal education,” said Johnson.
Both law schools have agreed to nominate up to four students per year to attend the other law school for one semester.
U.C. Davis School of Law currently has international partnerships with several schools, including China University of Political Science & Law, University College Dublin, Ireland, and the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
The Jindal Global Law School has similar agreements with law schools including U.C. Berkeley, the University of Indiana at Bloomington and the University of Arizona.