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Constitutional Moment: Constitutional Archictecture for Divided Societies

27 Mar 2017 11:30

The Regroupement Droit, changements et gouvernance welcomes a Constitutional Moment talk with Cheryl Saunders, Professor Emeritus, University of Melbourne, as part of Professor Johanne Poirier's Constitutional Writing class.


Indigenous Property, the Doctrine of Aboriginal Title, and Transcending Imposed Barriers to Indigenous Economic Growth

27 Mar 2017 13:00

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism is pleased to welcome Dwight Newman, Professor of Law & Canada Research Chair in Indigenous Rights in Constitutional and International Law, University of Saskatchewan, and a Visiting Fellow, Université de Montréal, Faculté de Droit (Jan-Mar 2017).


Mozambique at a crossroads : the long road to peace and justice

28 Mar 2017 12:30

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism invites you to join us for a panel with:


La gestation pour autrui et ses implications en droit belge: De la pratique actuelle vers un éventuel encadrement légal?

28 Mar 2017 16:15

The RGHL Annual Lecture in Health and Law, hosted alongside University of Montreal’s Canada Research Chair in Collaborative Culture in Health Law and Policy, will be presented by Geneviève Schamps, Professor in the Faculties of Law and Criminology, Medicine, and Public Health at l’Université catholique de Louvain (Belgium). The lecture will be held in French. She will discuss the legal dimensions of surrogacy in Belgium.

Kindly RSVP to rghl [dot] law [at] mcgill [dot] ca.


The Power of Life Stories: Situating the Narratives of Migrants and Refugees within the Context of the Law

29 Mar 2017 13:00

The Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law welcomes Professor Sonia Cancian for a talk on migration.

Lunch will be served, so kindly RSVP to oppenheimer [at] mcgill [dot] ca


Missed Opportunity in the Master Narrative of US Law: How Did American Workers Lose Legal Ground?

29 Mar 2017 13:00

The Faculty of Law Legal Theory Workshop and the LLDRL Speaker Series are pleased to welcome Josephine R Witte Chair Professor Lea VanderVelde, whose talk will provide a compelling and timely perspective on Slavery, Labour Law and Constitutional Law in the United States. 


Toward the Unity of Constitutional Value—or, How to Capture a Pluralistic Hedgehog

30 Mar 2017 17:30

We cordially invites you to the Inaugural Lecture of Professor Mark Walters as holder of the F.R. Scott Chair of Public & Constitutional Law.


Justice, Truth, and Proof: Not So Simple, After All

31 Mar 2017 13:00

The Faculty of Law and the Department of Philosophy welcome Dr Susan Haack, Professor of Philosophy and Law at the University of Miami, for a Legal Theory Workshop.


BLG Student Research Mini-Conference

31 Mar 2017 14:30

The Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law is pleased to invite you to the BLG Student Research Mini-Conference.

The event will feature four panels of students presenting the findings of their research papers under the chair of four professors. The four panels are organized under the following topics:


DCL Thesis Defence: Isavella Vasilogeorgi

6 Apr 2017 10:30

DCL candidate Isavella Vasilogeorgi will be defending her thesis, “Jurisdictional implications from the use of hybrid aerospace objects: at the crossroads of regenesis and redefinition”, which was written under the supervision of Professor Ram Jakhu.

Le droit privé au service de la protection d’intérêts publics

7 Apr 2017 13:00

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 Catherine Kessedjian (Université Panthéon Assas), currently a Wainwright Senior Fellow and Visiting Professor at the Faculty of ...

DCL Thesis Defence: Andrea Harrington

20 Apr 2017 14:00

DCL candidate Andrea Harrington will be defending her thesis, “Governing activities in outer space: responsibility, liability, regulation and the role of insurers”, which was written under the supervision of Professor Ram Jakhu.

SAVE THE DATE 5th Manfred Lachs International Conference on Global Space Governance - The UN 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development

5 May 2017
6 May 2017

Organised by the Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL), in association with the United Nations Office for Outer Space Affairs, this conference comes three years after the Montreal Declaration was adopted in 2014.

The Fifth Manfred Lachs International Conference is the long-anticipated event at which findings of the seminal Global Space Governance Study will be presented.


Save the date: 11th Summer Institute of Jurilinguistics

16 Jun 2017

The Network of Jurilinguistics Centres announces that the 11th Summer Institute of Jurilinguistics will be held at McGill University, Montreal, on June 16, 2017.

Programme and registration details are forthcoming. Please save the date.

2017 Charles D. Gonthier Memorial Lecture

23 Jun 2017 17:00

The Centre for International Sustainable Development Law (CISDL), in collaboration with the Charles D. Gonthier Legacy Committee, invites you to the 2017 Charles D. Gonthier Memorial Lecture at the McGill University Faculty Club in Montreal on Friday, June 23, 2017.