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Le système d’asile en Algérie: Retour vers une mission d’expertise

Wed, 2013-03-20 12:30 - 14:00
Chancellor Day Hall : Room 201, NCDH, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The Hans & Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law present Idil Atak, postdoctoral research fellow at the Chaire de recherche en immigration, ethnicité et citoyenneté de (UQAM) and with the Centre de recherche en droit public (Université de Montréal).

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Bilingualism at the Supreme Court of Canada: Constitutional, Juridical and Legislative Ramifications

Wed, 2013-03-20 11:00 - 13:00
Chancellor Day Hall : Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (room 100), 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The Linguistic Rights McGill student club have invited special guest lecturer Yvon Godin, Member of Parliament, Acadie-Bathurst (NDP), to speak on "Bilingualism at the Supreme Court of Canada: Constitutional, Juridical and Legislative Ramifications."

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Majorities and Minarets: Religious Freedom and Public Space

Fri, 2013-03-15 12:00 - 13:30
Morrice Hall : TNC Theatre, First floor (Inst. of Islamic Studies), 3485 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 0E1

The Interuniversity Research Group in Political Philosophy (GRIPP) and the Research Group on Constitutional Studies (RGCS) welcome Professor David Miller (Nuffield College, Oxford) for a thought-provoking talk.

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Mental Disorder and the Instability of Blame in Criminal Law

Thu, 2013-04-04 17:30 - 19:00
Chancellor Day Hall : Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (room 100), 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

Join us for the 2013 Michel Proulx Memorial Lecture in Criminal Law with Benjamin L. Berger, Associate Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School, and présidente d'honneur, the Honourable Sophie Bourque, Superior Court of Quebec.

RSVP by March 29, 2013 to alumnioffice [dot] law [at] mcgill [dot] ca or 514-398-7934.

This event has been accredited by the Barreau du Québec for 1.5 hours of CLE.

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Symposium on the Aspirations and Impact of Scholarly Research in Law

Mon, 2013-03-18 13:00 - 17:30
Chancellor Day Hall : Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (room 100), 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

For its 60th anniversary, the McGill Law Journal invites the legal community to reflect on the aspirations and the impact of scholarly research in law. This discussion integrates itself perfectly in the context where universities face ideological and financial pressures to move away from academic research towards a more «practical» approach.

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Le principe de précaution devant le juge civil

Thu, 2013-03-14 12:30 - 14:00
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The McGill Research Group on Health and Law is pleased to invite you to a talk by Mathilde Boutonnet, Maître de conférences en droit privé, Titulaire de la Chaire CNRS droit de l’environnement, Université Aix-Marseille.

Lunch will be served at 12h15. Places are limited, so kindly RSVP rghl [dot] law [at] mcgill [dot] ca to confirm your presence.

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Cultural Practices and Egalitarian Discourses: What Role for Human Rights?

Tue, 2013-03-12 12:30 - 14:00
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

A Hans & Tamar Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law (website) Brown Bag Seminar with Ekaterina Yahyaoui Krivenko. Everyone welcome... and please bring your lunch!

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Democracy, Human Rights and the Fragility of Freedom

Fri, 2013-03-01 14:18

International human rights experts convene at Echenberg Family Global Conference to address democratic citizenship and the protection of fundamental rights and freedoms on a global scale

How do we bridge the gap between the theory of human rights and the complex social, political and economic realities of a turbulent and interconnected world?

The McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism (CHRLP) and the McGill Faculty of Law will host the Echenberg Family Conference, Democracy, Human Rights and the Fragility of Freedom”.

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L’arrêt Bou Malhab : Du bon et du mauvais usage des dommages-intérêts pour diffamation d’un groupe

Fri, 2013-03-22 13:00 - 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 will host Pierre-Gabriel Jobin, Emeritus Wainwright Professor of Civil Law, who will discuss the state of defamation law following the Supreme Court of Canada's decision in Bou Malhab

Registration is not required.

A request for continuing legal education (CLE) accreditation has been submitted to the Barreau du Québec.

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Comparative Law Reading Group

Mon, 2013-02-18 16:00 - 17:00
Chancellor Day Hall : NCDH 609, 3644 rue Peel Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1W9

The Institute of Comparative Law (ICL) is pleased to invite you to its first Comparative Law Reading Group session. It is open to every interested student (graduate and undergraduate) who wish to join.

Our reading group aims at an introduction into the field of Comparative Law in general, and into its most important current debates. Why and how do we compare? And what is it that makes ‘Comparative Law’ a ‘discipline’ in its own right?

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