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Roderick Macdonald receives McGill University Medal

On May 28, Roderick Macdonald was awarded in absentia the McGill University Medal for Exceptional Academic Achievement, one of the University’s highest honours. Macdonald received the McGill Medal as part of the Convocation ceremony for the Faculty of Law, where he taught thousands of students over the course of a distinguished career that spanned more than three decades. Professor Daniel Jutras, Dean of the Faculty of Law, accepted the Medal in Professor Macdonald’s name.

Published: 6Jun2014

Faces of Change: Class of 2014 takes a crowdfunding approach for its class gift

The BCL/LLB graduating class is setting out to change the face of the Faculty, with a crowdfunded class gift aimed at expanding the Faculty’s photo collection.

“Students today are pursuing a hugely diverse range of careers after exiting the McGill gates,” the project page explains. “We believe they present a wonderful opportunity to broaden this collection and to allow the enormously varied careers of our alums to shine.”

Published: 26May2014

Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond to receive honorary Law degree from McGill during Law's Convocation

McGill University will bestow its highest honour on 14 outstanding individuals by awarding them an honorary doctorate at its 2014 Spring Convocation ceremonies. Among them is jurist Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond.

Published: 23May2014

8th Summer Institute of Jurilinguistics − “Language, Law and Otherness”

11Jul2014
Chancellor Day Hall 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

 The Paul-André Crépeau Centre for Private and Comparative Law is pleased to announce the eighth edition of the Summer Institute of Jurilinguistics, organized in collabo

Professor Pierre-Gabriel Jobin receives Justitia Prize from Laval University

Pierre-Gabriel Jobin

Laval University’s Faculty of Law has awarded a Justitia Prize to Professor Pierre-Gabriel Jobin, Ad.E. He received the Prize during the annual Quebec graduates’ cocktail, which was organized by the Dean of that Faculty, Professor Eugénie Brouillet, on May 15, 2014.

Published: 16May2014

Ten McGill Law students head to Shantou University thanks to Li Ka Shing Foundation

Students and professors who will be going to Shantou University in May

Thanks to a generous donation from the Li Ka Shing Foundation (Canada) to McGill University, ten students from McGill’s Faculty of Law and ten students in Shantou University’s Law School (Guangdong Province, China), will be doing a summer law program together from May 19 to 30. The program, which alternates between Montreal and Shantou, will take place in China this year.

Published: 9May2014

Student Andrea Buitrago Carranza to participate at next U21 Undergrad conference

Andrea Buitrago Carranza

Second-year law student Andrea Buitrago Carranza has been selected to participate in the 2014 Universitas 21 Undergraduate Research Conference (URC), which will be hosted by Shanghai Jiao Tong University, July 7 to 11. This year, the conference theme is Food Safety: From Farm to Table.

Published: 9May2014

McGill Law Convocation ceremony

28May201410:00
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SW - Downtown Campus Southwest Sector CA

Congratulations to our graduating DCL, LLM, and BCL/LLB students!

This year's convocation address will be given by Mary Ellen Turpel-Lafond, who will be awarded an Honorary Doctorate of Laws.

Roundtable on international criminal justice

2May201413:30
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15:00
Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 312, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Join us for a discussion of key challenges confronting international criminal justice today, with five of the field’s leading scholars. The discussion will be chaired by Frédéric Mégret, McGill University.

Toronto Coffeehouse with Dean Daniel Jutras

15May201418:00
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20:00

McGill Law Dean Daniel Jutras and Norton Rose Fulbright invite you to a Coffeehouse in Toronto

Come reconnect over cocktails with your fellow Law Alumni from the Greater Toronto Area and have a chat with the Dean Daniel Jutras.

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