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Stuart “Kip” Cobbett receives James A. Robb Award

Stuart Cobbett

On February 4, 2014, during an evening reception held in the Common Room, the Faculty of Law presented Stuart H. “Kip” Cobbett, BCL’72, with the James A. Robb Award to honour his exceptional work as a volunteer at the Faculty of Law and, more broadly, at McGill University.

The event was attended by Principal Suzanne Fortier, Provost Anthony C. Masi, Chancellor Arnold Steinberg, Dean Daniel Jutras, Mr. Norm Steinberg, Chair of the Faculty Advisory Board, as well as by Mr. James Robb himself.

Published: 6Feb2014

Gender, disability and global health: The rights of girls and women with disabilities

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

Systematic discrimination against women and girls with disabilities continues to result in the denial of the rights to experience their sexuality, to have sexual relationships and to found and maintain families.

Conférence de la Revue de droit de McGill: "Le rôle et l'influence des juristes dans les débats publics"

Chancellor Day Hall Maxwell Cohen Moot Court, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

(IN FRENCH ONLY) La Revue de droit de McGill vous invite à sa conférence francophone annuelle.

McGill Law Research Week

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

Ever wondered what your professors do every day when not teaching? Or what it actually means to be a legal academic? Or whether a career in academia is right for you?

CANCELLED - DCL Thesis Defence: Nathan Richards

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

We regret to announce the defence has been postponed.

Éloïse Gagné, CEO of Hydro-Québec for a Day

LSA President Selected from a Pool of 500 Applicants

This year’s President of the McGill Law Student Association, Éloïse Gagné, is one of 11 Canadian university students who will spend a day shadowing some of the country’s top senior executives.

Gagné will shadow Thierry Vandal, President and CEO of Hydro-Québec, on February 12. The fourth-year student will have the opportunity to put into practice the concepts she has been learning at the Faculty, and to acquire real-world tools and skills she’ll need when launching her career.

Published: 31Jan2014

DCL Thesis Defence: Amar Khoday

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

DCL candidate Amar Khoday will be defending his thesis, "Legitimizing resistance?  International refugee law and the protection of individuals resisting oppression", which was prepared under the supervision of Professor Frédéric M

"Haine et politique, union malsaine / Hate and Politics, a Nasty Mix"

Chancellor Day Hall Maxwell Cohen Moot Court / Tribunal-École , 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

The McGill Human Rights Working Group (International Justice Portfolio), together with the the Muslim Law Student Association and the Human Rights Committee, presents a bilingual discussion on the rise of the extreme right in Europe / une discuss

Legal Theory Workshop: "Compared to What? Judicial Review and Other Veto Points in Contemporary Democratic Theory"

Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 316, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

A Legal Theory Workshop with McGill alumnus Scott Lemieux, Professor of Political Science at the College of Saint Rose (Albany, New York): "Compared to What?