Faculty of Law

26Feb201813:00
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14:30

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism welcomes Elizabeth Zarpa and Joseph Murdoch-Flowers for a talk about their personal and professional experience of practicing law in Inuit territories. The discussion will be moderated by Professor Sébastien Jodoin

Classified as: CDO, Indigenous Law
27Feb201813:00
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14:30

The Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law continues its 2016-2018 Civil Law Workshops series, “Le public en droit privé”, with a talk by Vanja Hamzić, SOAS, University of London.

Classified as: CLE, Civil Law
28Feb201813:00
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14:30

The Criminal Law McGill student club invites you to an informal discussion with Crown Prosecutors Me Delphine Mauger and Me Diane Mulinda, both of whom work for the Director of Criminal and Penal Prosecutions, at the Quebec Department of Justice.

This is a perfect opportunity to ask your questions and to learn more about the role and functions of a Crown Prosecutor.

Classified as: Student Clubs, Criminal Law
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28Feb201815:00
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17:00

DCL candidate Francis Lord will be defending his thesis, “The legal interpretation of technology”, which was written under the co-supervision of Professor Pierre-Emmanuel Moyse (McGill) and Professor Antoine Latreille (Université Paris-Sud).

Classified as: Law Graduate Studies, CIPP
1Mar201817:00
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18:30

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism is hosting a conversation between the Hon. Bob Rae, Canada’s Special Envoy to Myanmar, and Professor Payam Akhavan.

Classified as: human rights law, Public International Law
2Mar201813:00
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14:30

The Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law continues its 2016-2018 Civil Law Workshops series, “Le public en droit privé”, with a talk by Professor Celia Fassberg (Hebrew University of Jerusalem).

Classified as: CLE, Civil Law
5Mar2018
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9Mar2018

Classes cancelled. Library and administrative offices open. Enjoy your break!

16Mar201808:45
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18:00

Co-organized by the Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law, this conference aims to explore the broad range of issues raised by access to land and the social consequences that result. Land, the conception of which varies between cultures and legal traditions, is both our environment and the site for human activities.

Classified as: Research, CLE
21Mar201813:00
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14:30

A topical conversation with the Hon. Allan Rock on (i) the crisis in international humanitarian law and the extent to which it is being ignored with impunity in so many conflicts; (ii) in the age of Trump and in the face of populism and xenophobia, can the liberal international world order survive? Professor Frédéric Mégret will be the discussant.

Classified as: CLE, Student Clubs, Public International Law
29Mar201813:30
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17:30

Up until recently, Geographical Indications (GIs) were limited to wine and spirits. Now, they extend to a variety of agro-food products such as cider. This expansion, paired with the coming into force of the Comprehensive Economic Trade Agreement (CETA) in September 2017, marks Canada’s new mission to increase the scope of protections for GIs.

Classified as: CIPP, CLE, intellectual property, Food Law
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10Apr201818:00
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20:00

Join us for a memorable evening to meet former classmates, and rediscover your Faculty of Law.

Our annual cocktails have enjoyed repeated and growing success in other cites, including Toronto and New York. Alumni in Montreal have encouraged us to organize this event on home turf, and we hope that you will share in their enthusiasm to celebrate and foster our McGill Law alumni community!

Space is limited. Kindly RSVP before March 27, 2018.

Classified as: alumni
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