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February 21, 2017

(Feb 21) The University of Houston Law Center and the University of Calgary Faculty of Law are co-sponsoring a two-day symposium on February 23-24, 2017, which will focus on energy and environmental issues facing North America.

February 15, 2017

(Feb 15) Double-degree grad Andrea James launches a business and gives back to the school that inspired her.

February 13, 2017

(Feb 13) The Family Law Incubator project at the University of Calgary Faculty of Law represents another step in its commitment to experiential learning and preparing lawyers of the future, while increasing access to justice.

February 10, 2017

(Feb 10) Five-year plan sets up law school to become national leader in legal research and education.

February 8, 2017

Professor Emily Laidlaw recently published an article on "Online Shaming and the Right to Privacy."

February 6, 2017

Professor Martin Olszynski's recent paper on the implementation of "adaptive management" in Alberta's energy resource sector has been accepted for publication in the University of British Columbia Law Review.  

February 6, 2017

(Feb 6) UCalgary Law students joined more than 20 law schools across Canada for the 12 hour Research-a-Thon — drafting arguments that could potentially legally challenge the Canada-U.S. Safe Third Country Agreement.

February 3, 2017

Barbara Hendrickson is a successful Corporate Securities lawyer with her own boutique firm in downtown Toronto.  

January 30, 2017

Professor Emily Laidlaw is conducting a study project with her Internet Law class on youth and online defamation.

January 27, 2017

Professor Alice Woolley and UCalgary Law '16 Alumnus Elysa Darling recently published an article on "Nasty Women and the Rule of Law." 

January 26, 2017

Professor Michael Nesbitt published an article in the German Law Journal on "Due Process in UN Commissions of Inquiry: A Legal Analysis of the Procedures of Goldstone's Gaza Inquiry." 

January 23, 2017

Professor Martin Olszynski recently co-authored an article on in the Canadian Journal of Fisheries and Aquatic Science (CJFAS).

January 20, 2017

Professor Michelle Christopher has been appointed to the Federal Judicial Advisory Committee for Alberta as the Attorney General's Representative. 

January 18, 2017

Professor Sharon Mascher co-authored a chapter entitled "Rights-Based 'Recognition': The Canadian Experience in a book entitled "Constitutional Recognition of First Peoples in Australia: Theories and Comparative Experiences."

January 18, 2017

The Scott Venturo LLP Scholarship in Insurance Law is awarded to the two students with the highest academic standing in Insurance Law each year. 

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Events

Date & Time:
February 9, 2017 | 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Join us for our Annual Law Reception, where we will celebrate our stars, wrap up our Ruby Anniversary Celebrations, and launch our new strategic plan.

Date & Time:
February 7, 2017 | 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

You're invited to Calgary's first Literary Moot, "Harry Potter and the Negligent Tortfeasor" brought to you by McCarthy Tétrault LLP and the University of Calgary Faculty of Law!

Date & Time:
February 7, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join the Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre for a presentation and discussion on Pregnancy & Discrimination.

Date & Time:
February 4, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join the Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law for a free public lecture on England's Influence on Alberta Law.

Date & Time:
January 26, 2017 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Justice Russ Brown of the Supreme Court of Canada for a free public lecture at UCalgary Law.

Date & Time:
January 21, 2017 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law invite you to attend a free public lecture on Lawyers, Judges and the Challenge of Sexual Assault Trials.

Date & Time:
November 30, 2016 | 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Alberta Renewable Energy Cooperative (SPARK) and Canadian Institute for Resources Law are hosting a round table session on November 30th between experts in the Alberta energy industry, to provide consumers with a better understanding of the consequences and effects of current changes in Alberta's electricity market.

Date & Time:
November 29, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join the Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre for International Human Rights Day.

Date & Time:
November 26, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law invite you to attend a free public lecture on Medically Assisted Dying – Past, Present and Future, presented by Professor Jennifer Koshan.

Date & Time:
November 25, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a panel discussion on the jurisdiction and current issues of the National Energy Board.

Date & Time:
November 18, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a discussion on the jurisdiction and current issues of the Alberta Energy Regulator.

Date & Time:
November 4, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join us for a panel discussion on the jurisdiction and current issues of the Alberta Energy Ministry.

Date & Time:
November 1, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm

Join Michael Doucet, Executive Director of the Security Intelligence Review Committee (SIRC), for a discussion on the role and expectations of SIRC lawyers and the value they provide to ensure the Committee fulfills its mandate.

Date & Time:
October 29, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

The Faculty of Law and the Canadian Institute of Resources Law invite you to attend a free public lecture on How Public are Public Lands?

Date & Time:
October 13, 2016 - October 14, 2016

Join the Canadian Institute of Resources Law and Dalhousie University Faculty of Law for the national symposium Environment in the Courtroom: Protection of the Marine Environment.

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