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McGill Open Forum on Sustainability - Forum 1

23Sep201615:00
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Chancellor Day Hall Maxwell Cohen Moot Court (NCDH 100), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

This September, members of the McGill Community are invited to participate in a series of open meetings to explore ways to create a "comprehensive climate action plan" to reduce our carbon footprint, expand initiatives in sustainability research a

Afua Cooper: The Hanging of Angélique - The Untold Story of Canadian Slavery and the Burning of Old Montreal

19Sep201610:00
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Chancellor Day Hall Stephen Scott Seminar Room (OCDH 16), 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

The LLDRL speaker series and McGill Seminar on Slavery and the Law present an Author-meets-Readers session with Professor Afua Cooper.

DCL Thesis Defence: Zobaida Khan

30Sep201610:30
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Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 609, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

DCL candidate Zobaida Khan will be defending her thesis, “Trade, labour and sustainable development: an integrated perspective”, which was written under the supervision of Professor Adelle Blackett.

DCL Thesis Defence: Dia Dabby

26Sep201610:30
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12:30
Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 609, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

DCL candidate Dia Dabby will be defending her thesis, “Through the prism of religious diversity and law in Canada: public schools as sites of belonging and boundaries”, which was written under the supervision of Professor Colleen

Homecoming Alumni Coffeehouse

27Oct201617:00
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Chancellor Day Hall Atrium, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

Celebrate the launch of Homecoming festivities at the Faculty's weekly Coffeehouse.

Come meet newly appointed Dean Robert Leckey and current students, and reminisce about your own memories of Coffeehouse.

Colleen Sheppard named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

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Today, the Royal Society of Canada released its list of 89 new Fellows, among which is our own Colleen Sheppard, who has joined the Academy of Social Sciences.

Published: 7Sep2016

Payam Akhavan named Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration

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In June 2016, Professor Payam Akhavan was appointed as a Member of the Permanent Court of Arbitration (PCA) in The Hague.  Established in 1899, the PCA is an intergovernmental organization that provides dispute resolution services to the international community, and its appointed members are potential arbitrators named by member states.

Published: 6Sep2016

New Faces at the Faculty

Professors Mark Walters & Kun Fan

We are delighted to welcome new colleagues, visiting professors, and fellows to the Faculty of Law. First, Professors Mark D. Walters and Kun Fan have joined the Faculty, arriving respectively from Queen’s and the Chinese University of Hong Kong.

We are also welcoming Li Ka Shing Professor of Practice Cliff Manjiao Chi, from Xiamen University Law School, and Li Ka Shing Junior Fellow Dr. Hongqin Mu, from Shantou University Law School, who are both spending the fall term at the Faculty.

Published: 31Aug2016

Announcing the winners of the 2016 Nappert Prize

The Faculty of Law is delighted to announce the winners of the 2016 Nappert Prize in International Arbitration. A panel of seven distinguished judges selected the following four papers among over 70 entries.

Published: 16Aug2016

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