Cooperation of the law department of SNAU with scientific and educational establishments
The law department cooperates with the recognized scientific centers, among them there is Institute of Legislation of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Koretsky Institute of state and law of National Аcademy of Science (NAS) of Ukraine, National University “Yaroslav the Wise Law Academy of Ukraine”, Ivan Franko National University of Lviv, National University “Odesa Law Academy”, National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine and others. Among the partners of European educational establishments were University of Warma and Mazury in Olstyn (Poland), Martin Luther University of Halle-Wittenberg (Germany). According to the Contract № of 01-ОС/07, a legal agreement cooperates with LTD “LІGА: ZAKON”, which fully provides educational process modern legal program material for the educational process.
The forms of cooperation are various, for example, signing of the agreements about cooperation (particularly with the University of Warma and Mazury in Olstyn (Poland), Institute of Legislation of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, Research center of legal Informatics of the Academy of legal Sciences of Ukraine and others), participating of the students and teachers of the department in international grants, projects and in scientific conferences, seminars, round work tables.
Scientists of the department research deeply the problems of the state and law, involve the postgraduate students, applicant and students in the cooperation. The results of scientific researches became the basis for obtaining the government work on theoretical and practical subjects at the expense of the state budget. Thus, for the period from 2007 till 2015 the department has executed eleven theoretical and practical subjects to order of Ministry of agrarian policy and food of Ukraine. The research results are defended at conferences which were held in SNAU and in other educational institutions of Ukraine.
It has become a good tradition the cooperation of the law department with the Folk culture center in Warsaw, which, annually, with the help of its branch “Svoboda” in Olstyn, organize youth tours to Poland on the basis of the grant programs. Such experience is extremely useful for the pupils of specialized law classes in Sumy comprehensive school of the І-ІІІ degrees № 6, as it allows young people not only to broaden their minds, but also to meet with peers in the neighboring country.
Best students of the law department are regularly invited to seminars, public hearings held by Institute of Legislation of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, they participate in international conferences, seminars and others. In addition to participation in conferences and round work table, annually, the students of the law department actively participate in the work of various competitions and tournaments, Olympiads (competitions), readings. If desired, the student may take part in the international students exchange program with the University of Warma and Mazury in Olstyn (Poland).
The law department of SNAU cooperates with the main, municipal and territorial Administration of Justice of Sumy Regional State Administration, with Coordinating council of young lawyers at Main Administration of Justice in the Sumy region, concerning the legal education of population and overcoming legal nihilizm among Sumy residents.
On the basis of practical experience of advising clients on the problems of employment, was built close cooperation between the clinic and Sumy Municipal Employment Center in the form of student-consultants workshops for the unemployed on the specified theme. Seminars covers the actual legal aspects of the job search, recruiting, remunerations of labour (wages), social guarantees for workers, encouragement, conditions and reasons for employee layoff, questions of calculation of time record and insurance experience and others.
Legal clinic “Dovira” cooperates with MASS-MEDIA, including the local broadcasting companies. In telecasts, particularly, the “Legal aspects” are given the interpretation of actual legal questions for population by students of clinic, in particular problems of employment, protection of consumers’ rights, organization of business hours of workers and others.
The teachers of department take part in city’s cultural events in the framework of the activities of public organizations (Union of Ukrainian students of local history, “Prosvita” and others). Together with the library of SNAU the teachers of department organize events, devoted to the historical events, commemorative dates, outstanding figures.