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News Archive

December 21, 2016

(Dec 21) Alumna Grace Auger, LLB'95, was appointed Chair of Alberta's new First Nations Women's Council on Economic Security.

December 20, 2016

(Dec 20) Alumna Patricia Stark, LLB'87, was appointed as a judge to the British Columbia provincial court this month.

December 19, 2016

(Dec 19) Professor Catherine Brown's article was cited by the Supreme Court of Canada decision in Canada (Attorney General) v. Fairmont Hotels Inc 2016 SCC 54.

December 19, 2016

(Dec 19) Professor Kathleen Mahoney has been appointed one of four jury members for the 2017 Canada Prizes Jury for the Federation for the Humanities and Social Sciences.

December 14, 2016

(Dec 14) Professor Emily Laidlaw has published two chapters in two forthcoming books.

December 9, 2016

(Dec 9) Professor Sharon Mascher presented at the International Australian Studies Association Conference "Re-imagining Australia: Encounter, Recognition, Responsibility," in Fremantle, Western Australia.

December 8, 2016

(Dec 8) Linda McKay-Panos, instructor and executive director of the Alberta Civil Liberties Research Centre, has published an article in the Canadian Journal of Human Rights.

December 7, 2016

(Dec 7) Professor Kathleen Mahoney presented at the Ontario Bar Association's 8th Annual Class Actions Colloquium on December 5.

December 6, 2016

(Dec 6) UCalgary Law's Environmental Law Clinic and Public Interest Law Clinic serve Alberta's environmental community while providing law students with real world experience in public interest lawyering.

December 2, 2016

(Dec 2) Professor Martin Olszynski has recently published an article in the online journal Ecosystem Services: "Does Slow and Steady Win the Race? Ecosystem Services in Canadian and Chilean Environmental Law and Policy."

November 30, 2016

(Nov 30) New course looks at national security policy issues and criminal laws relating to terrorism.

November 28, 2016

(Nov 28) On November 21, seven UCalgary Law students became qualified members of the National Association of Parliamentarians.

November 24, 2016

(Nov 24) An LLM scholarship and research assistant stipend is available for an eligible candidate to undertake master’s level research within a project on Domestic Violence and Access to Justice funded by the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council. 

November 23, 2016

(Nov 23) Professor Rudiger Tscherning has secured funding from the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (RMMLF) for the preparation of teaching materials for a Conflict of Laws course that he will be teaching in the Winter 2017 semester.

November 22, 2016

(Nov 22)  Professor Emily Laidlaw is presenting her book at the Danish Institute for Human Rights in Copenhagen today as a visiting professor. 

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Events

Date & Time:
May 24, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join the Canadian Institute of Resources Law and Professor Martin Olszynski for a discussion on adaptive management in Canada's resources sector.

Date & Time:
May 19, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join the Canadian Institute of Resources Law for a presentation outlining the South Saskatchewan Regional Plan in its historic, legal and policy context and structure, and highlight some of its features, strengths and weaknesses.

Date & Time:
May 14, 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 Life Without Me? I Really Can't Imagine Such a Thing! Why We Need Wills, Powers of Attorney, and Personal Directives.

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

David Laidlaw, CIRL Research Fellow, will discuss the new Aboriginal Consultation Guidelines released July 28, 2014 and the related developments captured in his updated handbook, Alberta First Nations Consultation & Accommodation Handbook – Updated to 2016.

Date & Time:
April 23, 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 Climate Change Law and Policy in a Post-Paris Agreement World.

Date & Time:
March 31, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Barbara Gosse, executive director of the Canadian Centre Preventing Sex Trafficking and Sexual Exploitation, for a discussion about the National Task Force on Trafficking of Women and Girls in Canada.

Date & Time:
March 22, 2016 | 10:00 am - 3:00 pm

Join ACLRC for International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination.

Date & Time:
March 19, 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 Concerns about Alberta Companies Bribing Public Officials in Developing Countries.

Date & Time:
March 17, 2016 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join the Runnymede Society for a panel discussion on Keystone XL.

Date & Time:
March 9, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join Student Legal Assistance and Gillian Marriott for a session on Child Support and Child View.

Date & Time:
March 8, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Student Legal Assistance for a session on Cross Examinations.

Date & Time:
March 8, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Join PBSC for an info session on becoming a project leader for 2016-2017.

Date & Time:
March 4, 2016 | 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Join The Honourable Madam Justice Rosalie Abella of the Supreme Court of Canada for a fireside chat to discuss access to justice and her career as a legal professional. Presented by Pro Bono Students Canada.

Date & Time:
March 1, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Join Abbe Smith, Professor, Georgetown University Law Center for a presentation on her paper "Representing Rapists: The Cruelty of Cross-Examination & Other Challenges for a Feminist Criminal Defense Lawyer."

Date & Time:
February 24, 2016 | 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Join Student Legal Assistance for a seminar on basic skills for managing family files.

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