Faculty Publications

The Peter A. Allard School of Law is home to an outstanding group of teachers and scholars who are leaders in their fields of research. From human rights and sustainability to Indegenous and family law, our faculty are globally recognized for their groundbreaking work and influential research in numerous areas of law.

Here's a list of the most recent faculty publications:

Emma Cunliffe
“Independence, Reliability & Expert Testimony in Criminal Trials”
in Emma Cunliffe, ed., The Ethics of Expert Evidence
Abingdon: Routledge, 2017
pp. 169-180

Douglas C. Harris
Lawyers' Empire and The Great Transformation
Full text: (2016) 24:1 Int'l J. L. Profession 65-70
SSRN Paper

Emma Cunliffe
Henry v. British Columbia: Still Seeking a Just Approach to Damages for Wrongful Conviction”
(2016) 76 Sup. Ct. L. Rev. (2d) 143-167

Shigenori Matsui
“Does It Have to Be a Copyright Infringement?: Live Game Streaming and Copyright ”
Full text: (2016) 24:2 Tex Intell Prop LJ 215-244

Benjamin Perrin
The Supreme Court vs. Parliament: Supreme Court of Canada 2016 Year in Review
Ottawa: Macdonald-Laurier Institute, 2016
Online Access (with full-text)

J.C. Smith & David N. Weisstub
“The unconscious, myth, and the rule of law: Reflections on the persistence of gender inequality.”
Full text: (2016) 48 International Journal of Law and Psychiatry 62-76

J.C. Smith & David N. Weisstub
“Language, self-referencing and bioethics: Can law mediate between evolution and religion?”
Full text: (2016) 2:4 Ethics, Medicine and Public Health 602-613.

Efrat Arbel
“Bordering the Constitution, Constituting the Border ”
Full text: (2016) 53:3 Osgoode Hall L.J. 824-852

Isabel Grant & Peter J. Carver
“PS v Ontario: Rethinking the Role of the Charter in Civil Commitment”
Full text: (2016) 53:3 Osgoode Hall L.J. 999-1032

Graham J. Reynolds
“Reconsidering Copyright's Constitutionality”
Full text: (2016) 53:3 Osgoode Hall L.J. 898-947

Peter T. Burns & Joost Blom
Economic Torts in Canada
Markham: LexisNexis Butterworths, 2016

Joost Blom
“News from BC Law Institute”
Full text: (2016) 74:1 Advocate 63-64

Stephen G.A. Pitel, gen. ed., & Joost Blom, Elizabeth Edinger, Geneviève Saumierm, Janet Walker & Catherine Walsh
Private International Law in Common Law Canada: Cases, Text and Materials, 4th ed.
Toronto: Emond Montgomery, 2016

Hamish Stewart, Benjamin Berger, Emma Cunliffe, Ronald Murphy & Steven Penney, eds.
Evidence: A Canadian Casebook, 4th ed.
Toronto: Emond Montgomery Publications, 2016

Bruce MacDougall
Introduction to Contracts, 3d ed.
Markham: LexisNexis Butterworths, 2016

Shigenori Matsui
“The Challenge to Multiculturalism: Hate Speech in Japan”
(2016) 49:2 U.B.C. L. Rev. 427-484

For a full list of faculty publications, visit the Allard School of Law Library Faculty Research Publications Database.