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Experts: Federal Budget 2017

Mon, 2017-03-20 15:57

Finance Minister Bill Morneau will introduce the federal government's latest budget on March 22, 2017.

Richard Gold, Faculty of Law, McGill University

His area of expertise is innovation policy, the clusters the government is announcing, and other programs they may mention to bolster how Canadian firms can become world players. He teaches in the area of intellectual property, international intellectual property, comparative intellectual property, innovation policy and intellectual property management.

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Experts: South Africa and others leave the ICC

Fri, 2016-11-18 13:19

“Even as the International Criminal Court (ICC) suffered a blow from yet another country turning against it, Canada is continuing its fight to save it with a campaign of lobbying pressure and promised solutions.” (The Globe and Mail)

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EU-Canada trade pact at risk after Belgian region rejects deal

Fri, 2016-10-14 14:03

"The Canada-European Union trade agreement has been dealt what could be a fatal blow after the Belgium’s Walloon parliament voted by a large margin on Friday not to accept the agreement." (The Globe and Mail)

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Book Launch: "Trudeaumania: the Rise to Power of Pierre Elliott Trudeau " by Robert Wright

Fri, 2016-10-28 17:00 - 19:00
Hotel Omni Mont-Royal : Salon Printemps, 1050, Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal, QC , H3A 2R6
Price: Free

To celebrate the publication of his recent book, Trudeaumania: the Rise to Power of Pierre Elliott Trudeau, bestselling author, Professor Robert Wright,  joins MISC Director, Andrew Potter, for a conversation about Canada's most charismat

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Indigenous Studies Program presents a free screening of "the Pass System"

Mon, 2016-09-19 18:00 - 20:00
Montreal, QC : Leacock, Room 26, Montreal, QC
Price: Free

The Indigenous Studies program, in partnership with SEDE, First Peoples' House, the Department of History and the Faculty of Law, presents a free screening of director Alex William's acclaimed documentary, "the Pass System".  The screening will be

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Expert: Panama Papers

Mon, 2016-04-04 08:36

"The hidden identities of 350 Canadians with offshore tax haven investments have been revealed in the private database of one of the world’s leading shell company registration firms, according to a Toronto Star analysis of a massive leak obtained by the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and the German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung. (The Toronto Star)

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Syria crisis: Air strikes on hospitals

Tue, 2016-02-16 07:57

"Rescuers wearing hard hats searched through rubble for survivors in northern Syria Monday after airstrikes hit two hospitals and a school building. The attacks killed at least 22 people, according to reports. Eight others are missing and presumed dead." (Source: CNN)

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Outremont: zoning on new places of worship

Tue, 2015-12-08 14:59

"The borough of Outremont has overwhelmingly adopted a controversial bylaw banning new places of worship on Bernard and Laurier avenues." (Source: CBC)

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How to cut corporate tax avoidance

Mon, 2015-10-05 11:19

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Québec axes small slaughterhouses

Mon, 2015-06-29 14:37

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