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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. 

January 10, 2017

(Jan 10) Marie Henein, of Henein Hutchison LLP, presented the Faculty of Law’s 2017 Milvain Lecture.

January 6, 2017

(Jan 6) Professor Jonnette Watson Hamilton has been named a 2017 Distinguished Service Award recipient by the Alberta Branch of the Canadian Bar Association and the Law Society of Alberta.

January 4, 2017

(Jan 4) Professor Jennifer Koshan has published 'Marriage and Advance Consent to Sex: A Feminist Judgment in R v JA' in Vol 6, No 6 (2016) of the Onati Socio-Legal Series special issue on Radically Rethinking Marriage.

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Events

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.

Date & Time:
October 4, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Join Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre (ACLRC) for a discussion on police carding practices in Calgary and Toronto.

Date & Time:
October 3, 2016 - October 7, 2016

UFlourish Week is a week-long series of events and activities hosted by the SU Wellness Centre and Human Resources aimed at building positive mental health at the University of Calgary.

Date & Time:
September 24, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join the Canadian Institute of Resources Law for a free public lecture on The Role of Environmental Governance Networks in Alberta's Watershed-scale 'Integrated Resource Management System.'

Date & Time:
September 22, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Join us for the 2016/2017 Merv Leitch QC Memorial Lecture, featuring Gordon D. Giffin, Chair of the Public Policy and Regulation Department of Dentons U.S. LLP, and former US ambassador to Canada.

Date & Time:
September 13, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Watch a live stream of the William A. Howard Memorial Lecture with The Right Honourable Brian Mulroney, on the topic “Role of a Prime Minister: Responsibilities and Leadership."

Date & Time:
September 13, 2016 | 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Please join us for the 2016 William A. Howard Memorial Lecture, presented by the University of Calgary, Faculty of Law and Borden Ladner Gervais LLP.

Date & Time:
July 6, 2016 | 11:45 am - 1:30 pm

Hosted by President Cannon, you're invited to join the campus community for a Stampede BBQ lunch to celebrate the university’s community partnership with the Calgary Stampede during our 50th Anniversary year.

Date & Time:
June 21, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join Professor Emily Laidlaw as she examines the current laws that apply to the problem of online abuse and explores legal reforms that could better tackle the harm involved.

Date & Time:
June 4, 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 entitled An Introduction to Oil and Gas Law.

Date & Time:
May 28, 2016 | 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

Join the Faculties of Law and Social Work to explore issues of social justice in Calgary.

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