Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law news
A team of researchers from the Quebec Research Centre of Private and Comparative Law (QRCPCL) has just received an important grant for their Civil Law Trust project. The grant is from the Quebec government’s ministère du Développement économique, de l'Innovation et de l'Exportation, as part of the Assistance for International Research and Innovation Initiatives program.
On April 15, 2009, the Fonds de recherche sur la société et la culture (FQRSC) announced its funding decisions for 2009. Among them, a research team attached to the Faculty of Law’s Quebec Research Centre of Private & Comparative Law (QRCPCL) secured a grant of over $400,000 over the next four years for their research project, 'Vers une nouvelle juridicité québécoise'.
Bryan Haynes was raised in British Columbia, but that didn’t stop him from moving to Montreal as a law student, and immersing himself completely in the city’s rich mix of French and English cultures. Now this Calgary-based lawyer is giving other Western Canadians the chance to help forge the frontier of civil law in Canada at McGill’s Faculty of Law.
Me Paul-André Crépeau, Emeritus Professor in the Faculty of Law is among the three McGill researchers who have received the Prix du Québec 2008. The Prix du Québec were presented on November 19, 2008, at a ceremony in Quebec City.
The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that Alana Klein and Vrinda Narain have been appointed assistant professors, while Adrian Popovici and Anicée Van Engeland have respectively been named Wainwright Senior Fellow and Boulton Junior Fellow.
The Quebec Research Centre of Private and Comparative Law held its "Terminology and Property Models in the 21st Century" workshop on September 21 and 22, 2006.