1. ABA CEELI sponsors a Legal Aid Clinic at Azerbaijan University. The Clinic
focuses on assisting indigent clients on matters involving womens rights and
prisoners rights. The Clinic can be contacted at (994 12) 98-91-41.
2. ABA CEELIs Legal Resource and Information Center contains about 500 law
books in three languages: Azeri, English and Russian and three computers with free
Internet access. Open: Tuesday-Thursday, 10 a.m. 8 p.m., Friday, Saturday 10 a.m.
6 p.m. Its open to law students, practicing lawyers, NGOs, and the general
public. For information contact Ruhiyya Issayeva, Tel: 97-20-78/9.
3. ABA CEELI has established an ongoing Commercial Law Program that includes
legal education lectures, twice a month, on current and practical topics of interest,
directed toward lawyers who represent business clients. The program also includes
workshops. To register to receive notices of upcoming lectures and workshops contact:
Jamila Mamedova, Tel: 97-20-78/9.
4. ABA CEELI sponsors Azerbaijans participation in the Jessup
International Law Moot Court Competition among law students, studying at different Azeri
universities. ABA CEELI sends winning team to Washington to represent Azerbaijan in
the International Rounds Competition, organized by International Law Students Association