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January 21, 2010 at McGill Law Faculty

Canadian Maritime Law Association open meeting “The Peoples’ Admiralty Court: A Comparative Review of Small Maritime Claims Procedure in Quebec, in Ontario, in the Federal Court and under AMAC Rules” in the Stephen A. Scott Seminar Room (Room 16) of the McGill Faculty of Law, commencing at 12:00 noon. Please see the presentation by Nick Spillane of Brisset Bishop (Montreal) http://www.brissetbishop.com/Documents/Small.pdf.

February 24, 2010 at Tulane Law School, New Orleans

12th Annual William Tetley Maritime Law Lecture; "21st Century Piracy and the Taking of the Maersk Alabama" by Capt. (Ret.) Gordan van Hook, Senior Director, Innovation and Concept Development, Maersk Line, Ltd. Please click to view Captain van Hook's biography.

Professor Tetley to attend and comment via telephone or videolink.

Time: 6:00 p.m. Location: Room 110, John Giffen Wienmann Hall with reception to follow.

RSVP by February 17 to 504-865-5944 or email <# MailTo("P. Cooper","pcooper [at] tulane [dot] edu",1); #>.

March 18, 2010 in London, UK

London Maritime Arbitrators Association 50th Anniversary Conference and Dinner in Guildhall, London.

Visit the LLMA 50th Anniversary conference website for more information and to register.

March 19, 2010 in Montreal

"La demande en justice, l’évolution du droit judiciaire et l’éclairage du droit comparé." 2010 Conference of the Association québécoise de droit comparé (AQDC) at the Québec Court of Appeal, 1 pm to 5:30 pm followed by a cocktail.

March 25, 2010 in Montreal

"Will General Average Survive Rotterdam? Consequences of the new rules" by Professor Svante O. Johansson of the University of Gothenburg in Sweden. The Canadian Maritime Law Association will be holding an open meeting in the Stephen A. Scott Seminar Room (Room 16) of the Faculty of Law of McGill University, 3644 Peel Street in Montreal, commencing at 12:00 noon. To register, please contact rwilkins [at] blgcanada [dot] com before March 19, 2010.

April 22-23 in Toronto (Metropolitan Hotel)

Conference: "Managing Risks in Carriage of Goods Contracts. Reducing Legal Liabilities and Ensuring Compliance in Cargo Transactions." Register at http://www.canadianinstitute.com/carriage.

May 7, 2010 in New York

US MLA General Meeting at 42 West 44th Street New York, NY (Great Hall), 9 am - 12 pm.

Visit the US MLA website for more information.

May 7, 2010 in Montreal

Colloque Droit, Affaires, et Developpement Durable at the Saint James Club, 1145 avenue Union from 8 am to 2 pm.

May 12, 2010 in Montreal

University Club AGM, 2047 Mansfield St., 5pm, Cocktail followed by Annual General Meeting. Members of the University Club are invited to attend and should contact the Club at (514) 288-0201 for more details.

June 4, 2010 in Halifax, Nova Scotia

Canadian Maritime Law Association Annual General Meeting at the Westin Nova Scotian Hotel at 9 am. For more information, contact Robert C. Wilkins at rwilkins [at] blgcanada [dot] com or (514) 954-3184.

June 3-4, 2010 in Dublin

"Current Problematic Issues in the Law of the Sea," a conference organised by the School of Law, Trinity College Dublin, to address areas in the law of the sea which have caused problems of interpretation internationally. The conference will be held at The Davis Theatre, Trinity College Dublin. For more information, please contact lawevent [at] tcd [dot] ie.

June 14, 2010 in Montreal

AGM of the McCord Museum, 4 pm. Theatre J. Armand Bombardier at the McCord Museum.

November 10-13, 2010 in Houston, Texas

US MLA 2010 Fall Meeting. Contact US MLA for more details.

Visit the US MLA website for more information.

March 23-25, 2011 in New Orleans

Tulane Admiralty Law Institute, 23rd Biennial Seminar, Tulane Campus, New Orleans. Contact Ann Schumacher (504) 862-3597 or aschumac [at] tulane [dot] edu for more information.

May 20-21, 2011 in Montreal

Conference in honour of the late Justice Charles Doherty Gonthier of the Supreme Court of Canada. Contact Professor Michel Morin at michel [dot] morin [dot] 3 [at] umontreal [dot] ca or (514) 343-2409 for more information.


Will you be there? A bientôt!