Corruption. A View from an Insider. A conversation with the Hon. John H. Gomery and Bernard St. Laurent
The Friends of the Library present their annual F.R. Scott Lecture, with the Hon. John H. Gomery and Bernard St. Laurent.
In this F.R. Scott Lecture, Hon. John H. Gomery (BCL'56) and Bernard St. Laurent will take a critical look at corruption in politics and explore the recurring phenomenon of corruption in government, the usefulness of commissions of enquiry to expose unlawful conduct and mismanagement and why such commissions tend to be loved by the public and disliked, with some justification, by those whose names are mentioned during the hearings.
The Centre de recherche en droit public (CRDP) invites you to the second conference of its Les matinées constitutionnelles 2012-2013 series, which will be presented by Professor Han-Ru Zhou, Faculty of Law, Université de Montréal.
For more information: isabelle [dot] lemelin [dot] 1 [at] umontreal [dot] ca; (514) 343-7670.
Air and space transportation systems over the last few decades have evolved remarkably over the past decades, including the appearance of vehicles that can operate seamlessly in the atmosphere and in outer space, and which pose challenges to the international legal boundaries, as well as to airspace and outer space legal regimes.
Featuring seven separate sessions and a gala dinner, this two-day conference aims to:
(a) assess the current situation and future plans for aerospace transportation;
Call for Papers: Manfred Lachs Conference on the Regulation of Emerging Modes of Aerospace Transportation
Manfred Lachs Conference on the Regulation of Emerging Modes of Aerospace Transportation. Deadline for papers: February 8, 2013.
The Fifth annual McGill Conference on International Aviation Liability & Insurance will provide a review of contemporary laws, jurisprudence and developments in International Air Law and Liability Insurance from the perspective of airlines, airports, ANSPs, insurers, manufacturers and lessors.
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This event brings together some of the world’s leading experts to address the following topics:
We are happy to welcome you to our second Constitutional Law Workshop series, where faculty will present some of their latest legal research. This year's edition honours the jurisprudential contributions of Justice Marie Deschamps, who will be participating as our commentator.
This first workshop will feature Johanne Poirier (U. libre de Bruxelles) and Hoi Kong (U. McGill).
Masters and doctoral students are warmly welcomed.
The Annie MacDonald Langstaff Workshop Series presents Rebecca Ciao, co-founder of HarassMap in Cairo, who will speak in combatting sexual harassment in Egypt.
The McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism is pleased to host the third Echenberg Family Conference on Human Rights.
The Conference will address key issues regarding democratic citizenship and the protection of fundamental rights and freedoms, including the violent repression of democracy, institutional safeguards, economic and social rights, the role of women and youth in struggles for democracy, freedom of expression and assembly, as well as the impact of transnationalism, globalization (including the rise of new media) and foreign policy on democracy.
A Legal Theory Workshop with Prof. Peer Zumbansen.
Peer Zumbansen is Professor of Law and Canada Research Chair in Transnational Economic Governance and Legal Theory at Osgoode Hall Law School in Toronto, where he is the (founding) director of the Critical Research Laboratory in Law & Society. Zumbansen received his legal education in Frankfurt, Paris and Harvard and has held visiting professorships in Canada, the U.S., Australia, Colombia, Germany, Ireland, the Netherlands, Spain, and Switzerland.
Physician-Assisted Suicide: Balancing Legal Approaches to Private and Public Interest in Canada
Organized by the McGill Journal of Law and Health and geared towards active student engagement. this year's McGill Student Colloquium on Health and Law will address the theme of Physician-Assisted Suicide: Balancing Legal Approaches to Private and Public Interest in Canada.