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Tanveer Ahmad appointed Executive Director of the Centre for Research in Air and Space Law

The Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL) is pleased to announce that Md. Tanveer Ahmad has been named Executive Director of the Centre for Research in Air and Space Law (CRASL).

Published: 27 Mar 2017

Angela Campbell promoted to Full Professor

The Faculty is proud to announce that Professor Angela Campbell has been promoted to the rank of Full Professor, effective April 1, 2017.

Published: 10 Mar 2017

Extended deadline! Call for papers: BLG student research mini-conference

Are you writing a supervised term paper or research essay for class this winter? Or did you write one in the fall or summer terms just past?

Published: 24 Jan 2017

Announcing the 2016 Baxter Family Competition Winners

The Faculty of Law and the Peter MacKell Chair in Federalism are delighted to announce the winners of the inaugural Baxter Family Competition: First Prize: Asha Kaushal (Assistant Professor, University of British-Columbia) “Constitutional Jurisdictions” - $5,000 Second Prize: Erika Arban (Lecturer, University of Antwerp)...
Published: 19 Jan 2017

GLSA Annual Conference Call for Papers - Governing Our Commons: What Matters To Us Today

The graduate students of McGill University’s Faculty of Law are pleased to announce their annual graduate law conference.

The conference will be held in Montreal, Canada, on May 13 and 14, 2017. We invite graduate students in law and related disciplines to submit papers on the theme of the conference,  and particularly on issues of global significance....

Published: 18 Jan 2017

Brian F. Havel to head McGill’s Institute of Air & Space Law

The Faculty of Law and the Institute of Air & Space Law (IASL) are pleased to announce the appointment of Professor Brian F. Havel as Director of the IASL.

Brian Havel is a Distinguished Research Professor of Law at DePaul University College of Law in Chicago, where he currently directs the International & Comparative Law Program and the International Aviation Law Institute.

Published: 12 Dec 2016

Adelle Blackett named Canada Research Chair in Transnational Labour Law and Development

The Faculty of Law is delighted to announce that Professor Adelle Blackett, Ad. E., as been named the Canada Research Chair (Tier 1) in Transnational Labour Law and Development.

Blackett’s work, which addresses labour regulation in an era of neoliberal global governance, explores the intimate relationship between social and economic policy.

Published: 2 Dec 2016

Geneviève Saumier receives Paul-André-Crépeau Medal

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that the Canadian Bar Association, Quebec Branch (CBA-Quebec), has awarded the Paul-André-Crépeau Medal to Professor Geneviève Saumier, who holds the Peter M. Laing Chair.

Published: 25 Nov 2016

Access to Nahum Gelber Law Library during exam period (December 7 - 20)

Update: Exam Period Access for Fall 2016

Published: 21 Nov 2016

Experts: South Africa and others leave the ICC

“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)

Published: 18 Nov 2016

Hoi Kong receives Principal’s Prize for Excellence in Teaching at Fall Convocation.

The Faculty is delighted to announce that Professor Hoi Kong was awarded the Principal’s Prize in Teaching Excellence during Law’s Fall Convocation ceremony on November 2.

Published: 3 Nov 2016

Call for papers: Canada-EU disputes

Seminar on Canada - EU Disputes Friday, February 3, 2017, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

Deadline: November 15, 2016, 23:59 EST.

For the past seven years, the Canada Europe Transatlantic Dialogue (CETD) has been examining different aspects of the public dimensions of Canada – EU relations. This project, funded by the SSHRC, brings together Canadian scholars from seven universities with European scholars interested in this topic.

Published: 3 Nov 2016

Arnold & Blema Steinberg Post-Doctoral Fellowships in International Migration Law & Policy

The vision and generosity of the Steinberg Foundation is at the heart of this new and exciting Fellowship opportunity. The Centre for Human Rights & Legal Pluralism of the Faculty of Law at McGill University is delighted to be able to offer two Postdoctoral Research Fellowships beginning in the 2017-2018 academic year.

​Deadline: December 31, 2016 at 11:59 pm EST.

Published: 12 Oct 2016

Professor Adelle Blackett awarded research fellowship from the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation

The Faculty of Law is proud to announce that Professor Adelle Blackett, Ad. E., has been awarded a research fellowship by the Pierre Elliott Trudeau Foundation....

Published: 20 Sep 2016

Colleen Sheppard named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Today, the Royal Society of Canada released its list of 89 new Fellows, among which is our own Colleen Sheppard, who has joined the Academy of Social Sciences.

Published: 7 Sep 2016