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Robert Leckey to head Paul-André Crépeau Centre

Robert Leckey

We are pleased to announce that Professor Robert Leckey has been appointed Director of the Paul-André Crépeau Center for Private and Comparative Law, for a three-year term beginning August 1, 2014. 

Published: 22Jul2014

Centre invites applications to 4-month researcher position

Job Description

The researcher will perform different tasks and will participate in a number of projects, including:

Published: 21Jul2014

William Tetley (1927 – 2014)

Professor William Tetley

It is with sadness that the Faculty announces the death of Professor William Tetley, C.M., Q.C., LL.L., who passed away, surrounded by his family, on July 1, 2014.

A world-renowned expert in maritime law, Professor Tetley led an extremely full life.

Published: 3Jul2014

McGill Law community members to receive Advocatus Emeritus (Ad. E.) title in 2014

Congratulations to four faculty members who were announced as recipients of the Advocatus Emeritus title for 2014:

  • Professor Adelle Blackett (also recipient of the Mérite Christine-Tourigny for 2014)
  • Professor François Crépeau
  • Dean and Professor Daniel Jutras
  • The honorable Marie Deschamps (adjunct professor)

The Faculty extends its congratulations to the following alumni who were also awarded the distinction for 2014:

Published: 2Jul2014

Law student Peter Grbac receives Helton Fellowship

This spring, BCL/LLB student Peter Grbac received an Arthur C. Helton Fellowship from the American Society of International Law (ASIL) to help support his 2014 summer internship in India.

Published: 19Jun2014

Professors Smith and Weinstock appointed to prestigious chairs

The Faculty is pleased to announce the appointment of Lionel Smith (first picture) to the Sir William Macdonald Chair. Established in 1895, the Macdonald Chair is one of the oldest endowed positions at McGill. In addition, Professor Smith was also selected for a Killam Research Fellowship in March 2014 in recognition of his outstanding research on fiduciary obligations and conflicts of interest.

Published: 17Jun2014

Bidding farewell to Roderick A. Macdonald (1948-2014)

Roderick Macdonald

A teacher, first and foremost, Roderick A. Macdonald will be remembered as one of the most important scholars and thinkers in McGill University’s history. He was a mentor and inspiration to generations of students and law professors, and a transformative force at the Faculty of Law, the University, in Canadian society, and in the broader world.

Published: 13Jun2014

A Better Understanding of Dual Ownership of Trust Property and Its Introduction in China through Comparative Studies

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Chancellor Day Hall Room 316, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

This summer, the Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law is presenting its second series of Summer Seminars in which the whole McGill Law community is invited to take part.

Les bonnes mœurs englobées dans l’ordre public. Le chemin d’une clause générale

9Jul201412:30
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Chancellor Day Hall Room 316, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

This summer, the Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law is presenting its second series of Summer Seminars in which the whole McGill Law community is invited to take part.

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