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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:
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.

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.

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