The Research Group on Constitutional Studies Lecture Series presents:
McGill alumnus Scott Lemieux (BA '94 MA '97), College of St. Rose, speaking on "What Is Judicial Supremacy, and Do the US And Canada Have It?"
Reception to follow
Join us for a talk by Professor Annelise Riles (Cornell), sponsored by the Katharine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society and Public Policy.
Discrimination and Inclusion Network Meeting, with Me Béatrice Vizkelety, visiting fellow at the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism.
Béatrice Vizkelety, B.A, B.C.L., LL.M., is a human rights lawyer with extensive experience in litigation and as Director of the Legal Department and Secretary of the Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse du Québec. She is presently a Visiting Fellow at the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism.
The James McGill Society and the Faculty of Law of McGill University invite you to a talk by Librarian Emeritus John Hobbins about McGill’s Faculty of Law & the Inception of University-based Legal Education in Canada.
Prior to the 1850s, legal training in Canada was received largely through apprenticeship. While this remained true for Upper Canada until the late 1950s, university-based legal education began a century earlier in Lower Canada at McGill College.
Professor Daniel Jutras, Dean of the Faculty of Law of McGill University, and Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP invite you to a Toronto Coffeehouse event to celebrate Professor Blaine Baker's career.
At this event, we will honour Professor Blaine Baker's many years as a member of the Faculty of Law and also celebrate the establishment of the Blaine Baker Entrance Scholarship.
We look forward to seeing you there to share in memories of Professor Baker's successful career!
Actus Reus presents Kiss, and Be Damned!: An Evening with Chekhov.
Come and support McGill’s very own Law students performing Chekhov’s uproarious one-act comedies: The Bear, The Jubilee, The Proposal, A Tragic Man Despite Himself, and The Night Before the Trial!
The plays run Wednesday, Jan. 22, Thursday, Jan. 23, and Friday, Jan. 24 at 19:30 pm in the Maxwell Cohen Moot Court. Doors open at 19:00.
Semahagn G. Abebe, who is an O’Brien Fellow in Residence at the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism in the Faculty of Law at McGill University, published an opinion piece in the Montreal Gazette newspaper on January 8, 2014: Saudi Arabia’s treatment of Ethiopians has been shameful.
The Centre for Intellectual Property and Policy (CIPP) welcomes Professor Robert Brauneis, George Washington University Law School for a talk on intellectual property.
Robert Brauneis is a Professor of Law and Co-Director of the Intellectual Property Law Program at the George Washington University Law School.
The McGill Research Group on Health and Law is pleased to invite you to its 2014 Interdisciplinary Panel, entitled Banning food ads aimed at children: Is Quebec’s regulatory model still cutting-edge?
A healthy, tasty lunch will be served, but space is limited to 50 participants. Kindly RSVP to rghl [dot] law [at] mcgill [dot] ca.
To members of the Barreau du Québec: approval for continuing education credits is pending.
The Faculty of Law of McGill University invites you to a Symposium entitled "The Unbounded Level of the Mind: Rod Macdonald's Legal Imagination," held in honour of Professor Roderick A. Macdonald, OC, F.R. Scott Chair of Constitutional and Public Law.
The event will allow us to delve into Professor Rod Macdonald's rich scholarship and its implications for future research.