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News Archive

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.

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.



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.

Date & Time:
February 20, 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 Aboriginal Law 101 Update.

Date & Time:
February 11, 2016 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Join Ian Savage of Savage Oykhman Law for a seminar on impaired driving, part of the Student Legal Assistance seminar series.

Date & Time:
February 2, 2016 | 11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Join Micheal Vonn, Policy Director of the British Columbia Civil Liberties Association for a discussion on Bill C-51 and Data Analytics.

Date & Time:
January 28, 2016 | 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Indigenous Business Deals: More than Impact Benefit Agreements

Date & Time:
January 23, 2016 | 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Join Giorilyn Bruno, research fellow at the Canadian Institute for Resources Law for a lecture on Alberta's Private Surface Agreements Registry.