Law Faculty Colloquium - 2013

Held Wednesday afternoons through the academic year, the Law Faculty Colloquium features presentations and discussions of faculty research. All are welcome to join the continuing conversation on ideas about the law.


Wednesdays, 12:30 - 2:00 (unless otherwise stated)
Allard Hall 122
Refreshments served

Sept. 4, , 2013
Robert Wintemute (King's College London, Strand, School of Law), - Room 123, this date only.  Israel-Palestine Through The Lens Of Anti-Discrimination Law: Is the Analogy with South African Apartheid Valid?

Sept. 11, 2013
Guy Davidov (Hebrew University of Jerusalem Faculty of Law), Setting Labour Law's Coverage: Between Universalism and Selectivity

Oct. 2, 2013
Imogen Goold (University of Oxford Faculty of Law), Must The Surgeon Take The Pill? Negligence Duty In The Context Of Cognitive Enhancement

Oct. 9, 2013
James Stewart (UBC Faculty of Law), The Accomplice Liability of Arms Vendors: A Conceptual Defence

Oct. 16 , 2013
Emma Cunliffe (UBC Faculty of Law) and Gary Edmond (UNSW Faculty of Law),  Judicial Gaitkeeping: R v Aitken and judging the reliability of expert evidence

Oct. 23 , 2013
Mary Liston (UBC Faculty of Law), Reasoned, Reasonable, and Principled: Proportionate Relations in Canadian Law

Oct. 30, 2013
Faskens Visiting Scholar Margaret Blair (Vanderbilt University Faculty of Law), Corporate Personhood, and the Need for Line-Drawing in Corporate Rights Law

Dec. 18 , 2013
Anne Orford (University of Melbourne Law School), Food Security, International Law, and the Urban Revolution


Jan. 8, 2014
Andrew Robertson (Melbourne Law School), Morality And Policy In The Law Of Negligence

Jan. 15, 2014
Professor Glenn Cohen (Harvard Law School and Petrie-Flom Center for Health Law Policy, Biotechnology, and Bioethics) Organs, Markets and Open Borders

Jan. 22, 2014
Wei Cui (UBC Faculty of Law), Administrative Decentralization And Tax Compliance

Jan. 29, 2014
Anita Ramasastry (University of Washington) Morality And Policy In The Law Of Negligence

Feb. 5, 2014
Alison Renteln (University of Southern California, Poli. Sci. and Anthropology, Law, and Public Policy) Is There A Right To Be Free From Corruption?

Mar. 5, 2014
Lynn Smith (UBC Faculty of Law)

Mar. 12, 2014
Graham Reynolds (UBC Faculty of Law)

Mar. 19, 2014
Robin Elliot and David Wu (UBC Faculty of Law), Compelled Expression under the Charter

Mar. 26, 2014
Bobby Ahdieh (Emory University Law School)

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