Faculty of Law

23rd Annual Conference Kick-Off Event: a film screening of The Price We Pay


Location: Arts Building Room W-215, 853 rue Sherbrooke Ouest, Montreal, QC/miscCategory: McGill Institute for the Study of Canada

Expert: National Inquiry into Missing and Murdered Indigenous Women and Girls

Published: 9Aug2017

“A coalition composed mainly of relatives of missing and murdered Indigenous women is demanding the replacement of all remaining commissioners and a reset of the inquiry initiated by the federal...

Op-ed: 'Dictatorship in Venezuela will soon be reality'

Published: 31Jul2017

Jose Mauricio Gaona is an O’Brien Fellow at McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism, a Saul Hayes Fellow at McGill University’s Faculty of Law, and a Vanier Canada Scholar....

William Tetley (1927 – 2014)

Published: 3Jul2014

(Repost from the Faculty of Law)

EU-Canada trade pact at risk after Belgian region rejects deal

Published: 14Oct2016

"The Canada-European Union trade agreement has been dealt what could be a fatal blow after the Belgium’s Walloon parliament voted by a large margin on Friday not to accept the agreement." (The...

Experts recommend changes to Quebec family laws

Published: 10Jun2015

The group released a 600-page report with 82 recommendations that call for sweeping reforms to the current set of laws for unmarried couples. Among them is a mandatory parental regime which would...

Experts: South Africa and others leave the ICC

Published: 18Nov2016

“Even as the International Criminal Court (ICC) suffered a blow from yet another country turning against it, Canada is continuing its fight to save it with a campaign of lobbying pressure and...

Indigenous Studies Program presents a free screening of "the Pass System"


The Indigenous Studies program, in partnership with SEDE, First Peoples' House, the Department of History and the Faculty of Law, presents a free screening of director Alex William's acclaimed...

Experts: Federal Budget 2017

Published: 20Mar2017

Finance Minister Bill Morneau will introduce the federal government's latest budget on March 22, 2017....