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Adelle Blackett promoted to Full Professor

The Faculty is proud to announce that Professor Adelle Blackett, Ad. E., was promoted to the rank of Full Professor in August 2015.

Published: 1Sep2015

Reconciling Sovereignties: Combining Traditional Law and Contemporary Western Law to see Truth and Reconciliation

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

Join us for this Aboriginal Awareness Week event, with Elder Fred Kelly (Kizhebowse Mukwaa) and Professor Shauna Van Praagh.

Disability and the Criminal Justice System

Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Our first Disability, Human Rights and the Law Series seminar for 2015-2016 looks at the experience of persons with disabilities in the crimi

Legitimacy, Legal Development and Change: The Indonesian Case

Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 609, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

The Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism welcomes Dr. David Linnan, Associate Professor, University of South Carolina School of Law.



LABOUR DAY. Please note that all classes are cancelled and all university administrative offices will be closed.

François Crépeau takes up directorship of Centre for Human Rights

This August, Professor François Crépeau took over the mandate of Director of the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism (CHRLP) from Professor Colleen Sheppard.

François Crépeau is United Nations Special Rapporteur on the Human Rights of Migrants. He holds the Hans & Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law at the Faculty of Law, where he teaches Migration Law, Immigration and Refugee Law, and Constitutional Law. He became a member of the Royal Society of Canada in 2012.

Published: 31Aug2015

Richard Gold appointed Associate Dean (Graduate Studies)

We are pleased to announce that Professor Richard Gold has accepted to serve the Faculty as Associate Dean (Graduate Studies) for a three-year term which started on September 1st, 2015.

A James McGill Professor, Richard Gold was the founding Director of the Centre for Intellectual Property Policy. He teaches in the area of intellectual property, international intellectual property, comparative intellectual property, innovation policy and intellectual property management. His research generally focuses on the life sciences.

Published: 31Aug2015

DCL Thesis Defence: Vokhidjon Urinov

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

Doctoral candidate Vokhidjon Urinov will be presenting his thesis entitled “Ensuring tax compliance in a globalized world: the international automatic exchange of tax information”, which was supervised by Prof.

McGill Law Admissions visit Concordia

Concordia University (SGW, downtown) Hall Building, room H-440, Hall Building, Room H-440, CA

The McGill Law Admissions team will be participating in Concordia University’s “Applying to Law School” workshop.

The Intersection Between Investment Law and Indigenous Peoples

Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

A talk by Prof. Dr.