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Sans foi ni loi: Appearances of Conjugality and Lawless Love

Fri, 2014-01-24 12:30 - 14:00
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law continues its new series of Civil Law Workshops, under the theme « Les apparences en droit civil », with a talk by Régine Tremblay (University of Toronto). 

This presentation will be in French.

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McGill to host American Journal of Comparative Law

Thu, 2013-12-19 12:44
Professor Helge Dedek

The Faculty of Law of McGill University is delighted to announce that starting January 2014, it will host The American Journal of Comparative Law, in partnership with the Georgetown University Law Center. Professor Helge Dedek, who is Director of the Institute of Comparative Law at McGill, has been named co-Editor-in-Chief of the Journal, together with two colleagues in Washington D.C.

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When the Label Obscures the Problem(s): An Analysis of Canadian Federal Parliamentary Debates About ‘Cyberbullying’

Wed, 2014-01-15 12:30 - 13:30
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The Annie Macdonald Langstaff Workshop series welcomes Professor Jane Bailey, University of Ottawa Faculty of Law.

For additional information, please contact Dr. Vrinda Narain (vrinda [dot] narain [at] mcgill [dot] ca).

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Invisible Inequalities: Disappearing Women and the Stagnation of Equality in Ireland

Fri, 2014-01-10 12:30 - 13:30
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The Annie Macdonald Langstaff Workshop series and the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism welcome Dr. Olivia Smith, Dublin City University, Ireland. 

For additional information, please contact Dr. Vrinda Narain (vrinda [dot] narain [at] mcgill [dot] ca).

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Contemporary slavery, women's oral histories, and the case of conjugal slavery in war

Wed, 2014-01-08 12:30 - 14:00
Chancellor Day Hall : Stephen Scott seminar room (OCDH 16), 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Please join us for the inaugural lecture of Slavery Old and New: Labour Exploitation Through the Ages and Around the Globe, a joint research initiative of the Institute of Comparative Law and the Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law.

Professor Anne Bunting (York University) will speak on Contemporary slavery, women's oral histories, and the case of conjugal slavery in war.

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Faculty of Law administrator Marie-Hélène Di Lauro retires after 38 years of service

Fri, 2013-12-13 16:55
Marie-Hélène Di Lauro

On the evening December 5, 2013, dozens of people from the Faculty of Law community, along with family, friends and staff from other McGill faculties, gathered to bid adieu to Marie-Hélène Di Lauro, the Faculty’s long-serving Human Resources Advisor and Faculty Administrator.

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Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu of Nigeria is new President-elect of ICAO Council

Fri, 2013-12-13 11:38

MONTRÉAL, 18 November 2013 – The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) announced today that Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu of Nigeria has unanimously been elected as the new President-elect of the ICAO Council. He will officially take over the reins as ICAO Council President beginning 1 January 2014, for a three-year term. Dr. Aliu is a graduate of McGill University's Institute of Air & Space Law.

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Calls for papers: 2nd Manfred Lachs International Conference on Global Space Governance - 29-31 May 2014

Tue, 2013-12-03 15:11

The Committee is inviting submission of papers that, among other things, will discuss and critically analyze the current socio-political, strategic and legal challenges to the achievement of good global space governance and, as well, propose viable policy options and regulatory mechanisms that will help ensure that present generations of humanity can continue their exploration and use of outer space without seriously compromising the possibility for future generations to do the same.

2nd Manfred Lachs International Conference on Global Space Governance

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Contact: Dr. Yaw Nyampong
Organization: Executive Director, Centre for Research in Air and Space Law
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Call for applications: 2014-2015 Arsenault postdoctoral fellowships at the IASL

Tue, 2013-12-03 15:03

The Institute of Air and Space Law (IASL) of the Faculty of Law at McGill University intends to appoint one or two Postdoctoral Research Fellow(s) during the 2014-2015 academic year.

Deadline to apply: 14 February 2014.

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Large-scale land acquisitions and human rights in the developing world

Tue, 2013-12-10 13:00 - 14:30
Chancellor Day Hall : Stephen Scott Seminar Room (OCDH 16), 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Join us for this conference held to mark Human Rights Day

Center for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism’s O’Brien Fellow in Residence Dr. Semahagn G. Abebe and Visiting Fellow Dr. Christophe Golay will discuss the various human rights implications of large-scale land acquisitions – also called land grabbing – in the global south, with a focus on Sub-Saharan Africa and Southeast Asia.

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