Leadership as a strong foundation for innovation- Recommendations for future jurists

07/02/2020

For innovation, leadership is key. The innovative enterprise and the innovative industry have creativity in leadership. Large legal enterprises do not act typically democratic or can be categorized as a premise where people aren’t really motivated to try new things. Research shows that fres...

The importance of innovation in times of crisis

06/30/2020

A crisis by definition is a difficult or dangerous time leading to taking of tough, critical and important decisions where the changes taking place indicate either a recovery or a deterioration. COVID-19 is no different than a major crisis causing significant social and economic disruptions to finan...

Exam preparation tips

06/18/2020

Exam season is always the most stressful time for any student. Some may get anxious, scared, frustrated and fed up from the imposed routine. Therefore, her are a few tips that may help you get over this tense time in an organized manner. Time, Time, Time! Your teachers have repeatedly told you...

Law No. 175 of 2020 on combating corruption in the public sector and establishing the National Anti-Corruption Commission

06/17/2020

Combating corruption in the public sector is a moral obligation which promotes integrity within the state and strengthens its governance. Lebanon has issued a new law to combat corruption in the public sector and established a National Anti-corruption commission to ensure that anti-corruption and in...

Freedom of peaceful assembly

06/16/2020

Lebanon is a democratic country and the right to advocate and protest lies within the core principles of democracy. As Lebanon has been witnessing major protests on the streets, it is important for every Lebanese protestor to know his/her rights and understand the freedom that they hold, as long as ...

The kafala system also isn’t letting them breathe

06/08/2020

George Floyd, yet another unarmed African American man who has died at the hands of a white police officer arresting him, has created a massive reaction amongst Americans and non-Americans which resulted in major protests on the streets calling for “black lives matter.” This is particula...

Lebanese University students call for Fairness

06/01/2020

It has been decided by Dr. Tarek Al-Majzoub, the Lebanese Minister of Education that both brevet and baccalaureate official exams shall be cancelled for the year of 2020 and students will rather be evaluated by way of their submitted homework, presentation and assignments. This was agreed upon most ...

A new lifestyle for the Lebanese?

05/28/2020

Lebanon has been facing major economic crisis before the massive hit of the coronavirus. However, with COVID-19 appearing, it has undoubtedly shaken the Lebanese economy even further. The lockdown has resulted in a breakpoint for many. That being said, there is no guarantee that Lebanon will go back...

Psychological impact of COVID-19 and how to beat it

05/27/2020

The lockdown due to the coronavirus may have seemed fine at the beginning. Stay at home for a couple of weeks? Have more time to focus on yourself? Spend more time with the family? Finally fix your closet? It all sounded somehow ideal first. However, as the situation is worsening all around the glob...

Twitter staff to work from home permanently

05/22/2020

Amid the spread of the deadly coronavirus worldwide, most people have found themselves working from home in order to stick with the imposed safety protocols. However, working remotely has gained immense popularity within the last few months showing great results within companies who have been able t...