Allard School of Law Faculty Colloquia

The Allard School of Law Faculty Colloquium Series features research talks and discussions by invited speakers and faculty members. This series is divided into a faculty-only series of discussions of faculty works-in-progress and a series of public talks. The public talks, which will be listed on this website, will begin this year in January 2017.  All are welcome to join in the public talks detailed below.


Thursdays, 12:30pm - 1:45pm (unless otherwise stated)
Fasken Martineau Classroom, Room 122 (unless otherwise stated)
Refreshments served

Academic Year: 2017-2018

Term 1

September 14, 2017
Ahmed Natour, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Judge Reform - Islamic Law in a Non Muslim State

September 21, 2017
Josh Eagle, University of South Carolina, The Beach: Property Without Bounds


Term 2

January 4, 2018
Dr. Andelka Phillips, Trinity College Dublin, Buying Your Self on the Internet: Wrap Contracts and Personal Genomics

January 25, 2018
Sam Halabi, Georgetown University, The Nagoya Protocol and the Future of International Life Sciences Research for Human Health and Agriculture

February 15, 2018
Annelise Riles, Cornell University, The Changing Politics of Central Banking

March 15, 2018
Elisa Morgera, University of Strathclyde, Fair and equitable benefit-sharing and indigenous peoples' natural resources: insights from a global biodiversity and human rights law perspective

March 29, 2018
Adelle Blackett, McGill University, Everyday Transgressions: Domestic Workers and Transnational Labour Law Challenge (*Clark Wilson Classroom, Room 121)

April 5, 2018
Liora Lazarus, Oxford University, McK. Brown Lecture, Doing Violence to the Rule of Law 


Academic Year: 2016-2017

Term 2

January 19, 2017
Hamid Yazdi, Peter A. Allard School of Law, Dangerous Disputes: Dispute Resolution under the Joint Plan of Action on Iran’s Nuclear Programme

February 2, 2017
Anita Bernstein, Brooklyn Law School, The Common Law Inside the Female Body - Chapter 1: Saying No to What We Do Not Want
Co-hosted by the Centre for Feminist Legal Studies

March 2, 2017
Carol Rose, James E. Rogers College of Law, University of Arizona, Commons, Cognition, and Climate Change
Douglas McK. Brown Lecture

March 15, 2017
Michael Crommelin, Melbourne Law School, University of Melbourne, A Tale of Two Countries: Inherent Executive Power in Canada and Australia

March 22, 2017
Guy Pessach, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Who Owns the Past - Law, the Politics of Memory and the Israeli Supreme Court

March 30, 2017
Peter Strauss, Columbia Law School, American Administrative Law in the Age of Donald Trump

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