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 Classroom, Room 122 (unless otherwise stated)
Refreshments served

Academic Year: 2018-2019


September 27, 2018
Emma Cunliffe, Mary Liston, Debra Parkes, Lynn Smith, Peter A. Allard School of Law, Trinity Western University, the Covenant and the Courts: A Faculty Roundtable

October 4, 2018
Constance Backhouse, University of Ottawa, Claire L'Heureux-Dubé: The Task of a Feminist Legal Biographer

October 18, 2018
Jean-Frédéric Morin, Université Laval, Trade Agreements' Environment Provisions: Insights from a Novel Dataset


January 24, 2019
Anna Arstein-Kerslake, Melbourne Law School, Personhood and Innovation in the Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (Clark Wilson Classrom, Room 121)

January 31, 2019
MJ Durkee, University of Georgia, Interstitial Space Law

February 7, 2019
Benjamin Porat, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Deciding Between Contradicting Norms: Rights-Based Law vs. Duty-Based Law

March 21, 2019
Jessica Shoemaker, Nebraska College of Law, Adaptive Capacity and the Future of Indigenous Land Tenure Reforms in the United States and Canada

March 28, 2019
Paul Berman & Laura A. Dickinson, George Washington University, Mulitple Sites of Law and Law-Making

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