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Congratulations to Associate Member Aristide Nononsi

Aristide Nononsi, an Associate Member of the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism, was appointed last week to be the UN's Independent Expert on the Situation of Human Rights in the Sudan.  

Published: 12Nov2014

Equity: Conscience goes to Market

Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 202, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

A Legal Theory Workshop with Irit Samet, from King's College, London.

Professor Richard Gold leads expert team on ground-breaking gene patent case

Law professor Richard Gold is leading a group of internationally recognized experts on gene patenting and its impact on the delivery of medical care, in connection with legal action launched by the Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario (CHEO).

Published: 4Nov2014

Thai-Mar! Recent Political Developments in Thailand & Myanmar

Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 201, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

During the summer of 2014, the Thai military took control of the country in a coup. This move has led to parallels being drawn between the political situations in Thailand and neighboring Myanmar.

Memorial Reception for Professor H. Patrick Glenn (1940-2014)

Faculty Club Ballroom, 3450 rue McTavish, Montreal, QC, H3A 0E5, CA

The Faculty of Law is holding a reception at McGill's Faculty Club to honour the memory of H. Patrick Glenn, Peter M.

Information Session on Graduate Studies in Law

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

Join us to learn about the Canada’s leading university in graduate legal education!

Designed for BCL/LLB students with an interest in pursuing graduate legal education:

Conférence annuelle francophone de la Revue de droit de McGill : « Le droit électoral et la Charte canadienne : développements jurisprudentiels et enjeux actuels »

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

The McGill Law Journal invites you to its Annual French language Lecture featuring Marc Mayrand, the Chief Electoral Officer of Elections Canada, and his predecessor, Jean-Pierre Kingsley.

Johanne Poirier first incumbent of the Peter MacKell Chair in Federalism

The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that Johanne Poirier has been named the inaugural holder of the Peter MacKell Chair in Federalism. Professor Poirier will join the Faculty of Law on August 1, 2015.

Johanne Poirier is a noted scholar of public law and constitutional law, with a unique expertise in federalism, developed over years of work in Belgium where she used her personal experience of the Canadian federal context in her study of local and European circumstances.

Published: 29Oct2014

Counterbalancing the Legislative Precariousness of Domestic Carework in Switzerland through Civil Rights – Potentials & Limitations of the Human Rights-Centred Approach in the Swiss Context

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

Seminar with Gabriela Medici, PhD Candidate, University of Zurich; Graduate Research Trainee at the Labour Law and Development Research Laboratory, McGill University Faculty of Law.

First Nations Child Welfare: Research Contribution to the Human Rights Tribunal Case on Inequitable Funding

Chancellor Day Hall NCDH 203, 3644 rue Peel, Montreal, QC, H3A 1W9, CA

A talk with Dr. Nico Trocmé, Director of the School of Social Work, Philip Fisher Chair in Social Work at McGill University.