University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

June 8, 2022 0 Comments

Western Europe, meanwhile, relied on a mix of the Theodosian Code and Germanic customary law until the Justinian Code was rediscovered in the 11th century, and scholars at the University of Bologna used it to interpret their own laws. Both …

University of Pennsylvania Carey Law School

June 1, 2022 0 Comments

A concentrated and elite group of judges acquired a dominant role in Law News-making under this system, and compared to its European counterparts the English judiciary became highly centralised. In 1297, for instance, while the highest court in France …