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Publications - Jassmine Girgis

Articles

  • J. Girgis, "Corporate Reorganization and the Economic Theory of the Firm" in Janis Sarra, ed., Annual Review of Insolvency Law (Canada: Thomson Carswell, 2010) at 267.
  • J. Girgis, "Tercon Contractors: The Effect of Exclusion Clauses on the Tendering Process" (2010) 49 Canadian Business Law Journal 187.
  • J. Girgis, "Corporate Directors' Disqualification: The New Canadian Regime?" (2009) 46 Alberta Law Review 677. (Cited in Industry Canada's discussion paper "Statutory Review of the Bankruptcy and Insolvency Act and the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act" (May 2014, footnote 111).
  • J. Girgis, "Deepening Insolvency in Canada?" (2008) 53 McGill Law Journal 167.
  • J. Girgis, "Mortgage Fraud, the Land Titles Act and Due Diligence: The Rabi v. Rosu Decision" (2007) 22 Banking and Finance Law Review 419.

Books Chapters

  • S.M. Waddams, J. Girgis, J.D. McCamus, J.W. Neyers, & M.A. Waldron, "Cases and Materials on Contracts" (Toronto: Edmond Montgomery 2010).
  • J. Girgis, "Deepening Insolvency in Canada?" in Misrepresentation (India: Amicus Books, 2008).

Other Writings

  • "Corporate Directors' Disqualification: The New Canadian Regime?" in "Rebuilding Success" for the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals (March 2010).
  • "Deepening Insolvency in Canada" in "Rebuilding Success" for the Canadian Association of Insolvency and Restructuring Professionals (March 2009).

Research Fellowships & Grants

  • 2012: Research grant, Foundation for Legal Research
  • 2010: Fellowship, INSOL Scholar for the Americas Region, INSOL International
  • 2010:  INSOL Europe Academic Forum & Edwin Coe Grant
  • 2010:  University of Calgary Research Grant, "What Determines Whether Corporations Are Worth Restructuring?"
  • 2007:  Fellowship, Second Annual LLoyd Houlden Research Fellowship, $10,000, "Deepening Insolvency", Canadian Insolvency Foundation

Conferences

  • March 2015 - "The importance of valuing intangible assets in corporate reorganisations" presented at the International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency and Bankruptcy Professionals (INSOL) International Academics' Group 17th Colloquium, San Francisco, March 21-22
  • October 2012 - "Corporate Restructuring, the Evolution of Corporate Assets and the Public Interest" presentation for the 42nd Annual Workshop on Commercial and Consumer Law, Halifax, October 12
  • June 2011 - "The WEPPA, Purposive Interpretation and Vulnerable Creditors: Creating Incentives to Trigger the Bankruptcy Process" presentation for the Symposium on Insolvency and Financial Literacy held by the Office of the Superintendent in Bankruptcy in Ottawa
  • March 2011 - "Corporate Reorganization and the Economic Theory of the Firm" presentation for INSOL International in Singapore
  • Feb 2011 - " Corporate Reorganization and the Economic Theory of the Firm" presentation for the University of British Columbia's Annual Review of Insolvency Law (ARIL) in Toronto
  • Oct 2010 - "Corporate Reorganization and the Economic Theory of the Firm" for INSOL Europe Academic Forum in Vienna, Austria
  • Oct 2009 - "Directors Disqualification Act," presentation for the 2009 Canadian Law and Economics Association (CLEA) in Toronto
  • Jan 2009 - "Deepening Insolvency in Canada," keynote speaker in talks across Canada for the Canadian Insolvency Foundation (CIF) in Vancouver
  • Nov 2008 - "Directors Disqualification Act," keynote speaker for the Canadian Bar Association, Calgary Chapter
  • Oct 2008 - "Deepening Insolvency in Canada," keynote speaker in talks across Canada for the Canadian Insolvency Foundation (CIF) in Toronto
  • Oct 2008 - "Deepening Insolvency in Canada," keynote speaker in talks across Canada for the Canadian Insolvency Foundation (CIF) in Montreal
  • Oct 2008 - "Deepening Insolvency in Canada," keynote speaker in talks across Canada for the Canadian Insolvency Foundation (CIF) in Calgary
  • Oct 2008 - "Directors Disqualification Act" presentation for the 38th Annual Commercial and Consumer Law Workshop in Winnipeg
  • Sept 2008 - "Deepening Insolvency in Canada" presentation for the 2008 Canadian Law and Economics Association (CLEA) in Toronto
  • May 2008 - "Deepening Insolvency in Canada" presentation for the Insolvency Research Symposium held by the Office of the Superintendent in Bankruptcy in Ottawa