Our Faculty

The Peter A. Allard School of Law is committed to recruiting outstanding teachers and scholars who are leaders in their fields of research. The faculty below are affiliated with the Centre for Business Law. They are a diverse group of dynamic and accomplished faculty who produce innovative and influential legal research. 

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Natasha Affolder

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • International Environmental Law
  • Biodiversity Law
  • Law and Sustainability

Ljiljana Biuković

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • European union Law
  • International Trade Law
  • International Dispute Resolution
  • E-commerce
  • Comparative Law

Joost Blom

Emeritus Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Contracts
  • Torts
  • Conflict of Law (private international law)
  • Intellectual Property
  • Comparative Law

Wei Cui

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Tax law and policy
  • the Chinese legal system
  • Law and Development
  • Law and Economics

David G. Duff

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Tax law and policy
  • Environmental Taxation
  • Comparative and International Taxation
  • Statutory Interpretation
  • Distributive Justice

Cristie Ford

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Securities Regulation
  • Administrative Law
  • Regulatory Theory and Design

Camden Hutchison

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Corporate Law
  • Contracts
  • Competition Law
  • Legal History

Carol Liao

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Business Law
  • Corporate Governance
  • Sustainable Development Law
  • Law and Economics
  • Social Enterprise Law
  • Contract Law
  • Business Ethics
  • Access to Justice

Li-Wen Lin

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Comparative corporate governance
  • Corporate social responsibility
  • The interdisciplinary study of corporate law and economic sociology
  • Law and economic development
  • Chinese law

Bruce MacDougall

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Law of Obligations
  • Sexual Orientation and the Law
  • Secured Transactions
  • Commercial Transactions

Shigenori Matsui

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Constitutional Law
  • Mass Media Law
  • Information Law
  • Internet Law
  • Japanese Law
  • Law and Medicine

Robert K. Paterson

Emeritus Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Cultural Property issues
  • Aboriginal Cultural Heritage and Property Law in Canada
  • Cultural Property and International Trade and Investment Law

Pitman Potter

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Research Interests
  • Chinese Law and Politics
  • International Law
  • Human Rights
  • Comparative Law
  • Globalization
  • Law and Society

Graham J. Reynolds

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Copyright Law
  • Intellectual Property Law
  • property law
  • Intellectual Property and Human Rights
  • Technology and Access to Justice

Galit A. Sarfaty

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Public and Private International Law
  • International Economic Law
  • Human Rights
  • Corporate Governance
  • Regulatory Governance
  • Law and Development
  • Legal Profession
  • Organizational Culture

Janis Sarra

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Corporate Governance
  • Securities Regulation
  • Contracts
  • Banking Law
  • Corporate Law
  • Insolvancy Law

Anthony Sheppard

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • property law
  • Digital Evidence
  • Evidence
  • Equitable Remedies
  • Taxation

Joseph Weiler

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Anti Corruption and the Law
  • Labour Law and Policy
  • Sports Law
  • Media and Entertainment Law
  • Law of Cyberspace

Stepan Wood

Faculty

Research Interests:

  • Corporate social responsibility
  • Sustainability
  • Globalization
  • Transnational Governance
  • Voluntary Standards
  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Law