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Baldia Factory Fire, 2012: Lessons for Labour Rights Struggles

26Oct201613:00
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Chancellor Day Hall Stephen Scott Seminar Room (OCDH 16), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

The 2012 Baldia Factory Fire in Pakistan led to the deaths of 255 workers. National and international struggles and litigation ensued. What has been learned? What progress has been made?

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: 12Oct2016

2016 Nappert Symposium

19Oct201617:30
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Chancellor Day Hall Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (NCDH 100), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

The winners of the 2016 Nappert Prize in International Arbitration will present their papers. Sophie Nappert will be in attendance.

Pakistan and Islamist Militancy: A Lawyer’s View

20Oct201617:00
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Chancellor Day Hall Stephen Scott Seminar Room (OCDH 16), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Please join us for a talk by Pakistani litigator, Mr. Faisal Siddiqi (LSE—BSc Sociology 1998; Cambridge—BA Law & MA 2000), on “Pakistan and Islamist Militancy: A Lawyer’s View”.

Electoral Reform: Should We Change How We Vote?

1Nov201615:00
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Faculty Club 3450 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E5, CA

The McGill Institute for the Study of Canada, in partnership with McGill Faculty of Law, and the School of Public Policy and Governance at University of Toronto, is hosting a two-day public symposium on Canada's electoral system.

2016 Beaverbrook Annual Lecture: Media and the Environment

24Oct201617:30
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Chancellor Day Hall Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (NCDH 100), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Sheila Watt-Cloutier and Elena Bennett are the 2016 Beaverbrook Annual Lecturers

Legal Theory Workshop: Wrongs, wrongfulness, and culpability in indirect discrimination law

2Nov201616:00
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Chancellor Day Hall Stephen Scott Seminar Room (OCDH 16), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Legal Theory Workshop with guest Tarun Khaitan, Associate Professor of Law at University of Oxford.

Why Bail-in Fails – A Critical Look at a Key Feature of the European Banking Union

12Oct201613:00
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Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

In collaboration with the European Centre of Excellence, we welcome Tobias Tröger, Fellow of the Center for Financial Studies, and Chair of Private Law, Trade

The Rejection of the Colombian Peace Agreement: Implications for Colombia and Transitional Justice

4Oct201617:30
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Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 201, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism welcomes Claus Kress and Mauricio Gaona.

Dialogue on Social Activism: Aruna Roy and Vrinda Narain

14Oct201613:00
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Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

ROOM CHANGE: now in NCDH 202.

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