Faculty of Law

1Nov201716:45
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The McGill Journal of Law and Health (MJLH) is excited to present a stimulating discussion on the legal and ethical ramifications of stem cell research. This event will present diverse perspectives on research involving the development, use and destruction of human embryos, as well as its many potential benefits and its complexities and regulations.

Classified as: Research
2Nov201711:00
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15:00

The McGill Law Admissions team will be participating in CaPS' McGill Graduate & Professional School Fair (SUS). Come and meet us!

The McGill Graduate School Fair 2017 (SUS) is an event organized by the Science Undergraduate Society together with the Career Planning Service (CaPS).

Classified as: Admissions
3Nov201715:00
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16:00

Moderated by Sally Armstrong, this conversation between High Commissioner Filippo Grandi and poet-activist Ketty Nivyabandi will explore the leadership of women in finding solutions to displacement. The hour-long conversation will be followed by a reception.

6Nov201713:00
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14:30

The Oppenheimer Chair and the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism invite you to a talk by Florian Couveinhes Matsumoto, on how treaties are used to bypass and reduce democracy, and what we can do about it.

Coffee and Tea will be served. RSVP at oppenheimer [at] mcgill.ca

Classified as: Research
7Nov201713:00
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14:30

The Katharine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society & Public Policy and the Centre for Human Rights & Legal Pluralism welcome Mariam Wallet Aboubakrine, Chair of the UN's Permanent Forum on Indigenous Issues.

8Nov201718:00
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20:00

Join other McGill Law grads in New York at the annual NYC Coffeehouse cocktail, which will take place at High Tower's offices. 

Warm up a fall evening with some great conversation and even greater company: reconnect with fellow Law alumni in the New York region at a cocktail reception with Dean Robert Leckey.

Kindly RSVP online by November 1, 2017.

Classified as: alumni
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9Nov201713:00
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14:30

Professor Ron Niezen, Katharine A. Pearson Chair in Civil Society and Public Policy, welcomes Me Doreen Brown, Green Glazer Nadler & Associates.

The boundaries of family law are being pushed by the combination of new biotechnologies and new forms of rights recognition. This talk will relate some experiences and offer some thoughts on litigation in support of surrogate parenting and other issues arising in family law as they relate to same sex couples seeking to raise their own families in Quebec. 

13Nov201717:30
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19:00

Join us for the 2017 Wallenberg Lecture, which will be given by the Honourable Rosalie Silberman Abella, Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada.

14Nov201718:00
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20:00

Come reconnect with your fellow Law Alumni from the Greater Toronto Area! Joignez-vous à nous pour un cocktail en compagnie du doyen Robert Leckey.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Kindly RSVP by 13 November, 2017.

Location

Thomson Reuters - 29th Floor
333 Bay Street
Toronto, Ontario, M5H 2T4

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16Nov201717:30
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19:30

The Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law and the Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism invite you to a panel on Canada’s Private and Government Sponsorship of Syrian Refugees.

The Syrian conflict has generated one of the worst refugee crisis in the post World War II era. The Canadian system has offered not only government sponsorship of refugees, but also a private sponsorship program for resettlement and has been deemed a 'role model' for resettlement that should be exported worldwide. Or should it?

Classified as: Research

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