March 2016

2016-march-cindy-blackstock-150-150-2016-9223 Third-year student Jeanelle Dundas summarizes the annual Annie MacDonald Langstaff-Margot E. Halpenny Lecture, which this year featured First Nations Child and Family Caring Society of Canada executive director Cindy Blackstock.


March 2016

harold-h-koh-150x150 The Syrian crisis presents extraordinary challenges for international law and political will. What, realistically and legally can we do? Professor Harold Hongju Koh of Yale Law School will address these questions in the ‎2016 Wallenberg Lecture.


February 2016

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The McGill Law Journal is holding its Annual Symposium on February 19, which will feature the authors of the Journal’s forthcoming special issue on “Indigenous Law and Legal Pluralism.”


February 2016

40e-anniversaire-crepeau-150x150 Le 12 février, le Centre Paul-André Crépeau de droit privé et comparé tenait un colloque pour marquer son 40e anniversaire. Le colloque a réuni six conférenciers qui ont discuté de la thématique « La responsabilité de la doctrine. »


February 2016

2016-peace-mediation-150x150 On February 15, the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism and the Oppenheimer Chair in Public International Law welcomed three mediation experts who were members of the Standby Team to discuss the role and function of peace mediation.


January 2016

2016-jan-regards-neufs-constitution-150x150Johanne Poirier, première titulaire de la Chaire Peter MacKell sur le fédéralisme, nous explique pourquoi l’histoire de la Constitution canadienne, le fédéralisme et les débats constitutionnels ne sont pas dépassés, mais soulèvent plutôt une foule de questions cruciales pour l’avenir.


January 2016

2016-jan-ngozie-profile-150x150-4449 Ngozi Okidegbe first arrived in Montreal eight years ago because she had fallen in love with the city during a visit from her native Washington D.C. She has made a practice of reaching for the long shots, and it has paid off.


November 2015

homecoming-150x150-7098 Ce mois-ci, nous partageons des images des diverses activités des Retrouvailles, comme la soirée Coffeehouse des diplômés et le petit déjeuner du doyen, qui ont attiré de nombreux invités. Également, voici des photos des conventums des promotions de 1990, 1974-1975-1976, 1965, 1960 et 1955.


November 2015

corina-etienne-150w In this month’s round-up, Jennifer Stoddart receives an honorary degree, two recent grads are on the Quebec Bar’s Honour Roll of Excellence, and law grads Members of Parliament.


November 2015

november2015-studentnews-150x150 By organizing events and talks, writing op-ed articles, volunteering their time, and even publishing books, our students contribute significantly to the community around them.