Faculty in the News

B.C.'s plan to restrict the transport of bitumen not illegal-yet: legal expert
Source: Vancouver Sun
Author: Larry Pynn
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Jocelyn Stacey
Date: February 13, 2018
Full Story

An international plastics treaty could avert a "Silent Spring" for our seas
Source: The conversation, also published in the National Post
Author: Allard School of Law Adjunct Professor Linda Nowlan 
Date: February 8, 2018
Full Story

Airbnb cuts deal with B.C. government to remit sales taxes
Source: Vancouver Sun
Author: Matt Robinson
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Erez Aloni
Date: February 7, 2018
Full Story

Judicial heavyweights call for B.C. to introduce anti-SLAPP legislation 
Source: CBC News
Author: Jason Proctor 
Mentioned: Dean of the Allard School of Law Catherine Dauvergne
Date: February 7, 2018
Full Story

Taxing Airbnb in BC
Source: CBC News On the Coast with Gloria Macarenko 
Interviewed: Allard School of Law Professor Erez Aloni
The segment starts at 01:53
Date: February 7, 2018
Full Story

Gender persecution the top reason women seek asylum in Canada
Source: CBC News
Author: Tara Carman
Mentioned: Dean of the Allard School of Law Catherine Dauvergne 
Date: February 7, 2018
Full Story

Canada's acceptance rate of asylum seekers is the highest in 27 years - here's why
Source: CBC News
Author: Tara Carman
Mentioned: Dean of the Allard School of Law Catherine Dauvergne 
Date: February 7, 2018
Full Story

Why legal experts say #MeToo is more than just a movement
Source: Global News
Author: Meaghan Craig
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Janine Benedet
Date: February 5, 2018
Full Story

Domestic abuse and animal abuse 'inextricably linked,' says SPCA
Source: Vancouver Courier
Author: John Kurucz
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Adjunct Professor Amber Prince
Date: February 2, 2018
Full Story

How Bell Let's Talk became a triple win for BCE consumers and the mental health cause 
Source: Financial Post
Author: Emily Jackson 
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Carol Liao
Date: February 2, 2018
Full Story

B.C. Gears up for potential legal battle with Alberta over pipelines
Source: Global News
Author: Richard Zussman
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Elizabeth Edinger
Date: January 31, 2018
Full Story

B.C. creates more uncertainty for Trans Mountain with bitumen restriction 
Source: CBC News
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Jocelyn Stacey 
Date: January 30, 2018
Full Story

Kenney can rail but won't beat federal carbon tax, law expert says
Source: CBC News
Author: Kim Trynacity
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor David Duff
Date: January 16, 2018
Full Story

Rideshare laws need to protect against discrimination: UBC law prof
Source: Metro 
Author: Jen St Denis
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Erez Aloni
Date: January 14, 2018
Full Story

Cryptocurrency exchange swamped by 'madness' of cybercash craze
Source: CBC News
Author: Yvette Brend
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Cristie Ford
Date: January 13, 2018
Full Story

Cryptocurrency boom leaves Vancouver exchange scrambling
Source: Vancouver Sun
Author: Matt Robinson
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Cristie Ford
Date: January 10, 2018
Full Story

She rules: Women's rights leap ahead in new B.C. judge nominations
Source: Metro 
Author: David P. Ball
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Margot Young
Date: January 8, 2018
Full Story

No arrest, no charges, no satisfaction: One woman's sex assault complaint
Source: CBC News
Author: Bethany Lindsay
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Professor Isabel Grant
Date: January 6, 2018
Full Story

Opinion: Expanding human rights protection at work is a shared responsibility 
Source: The Province
Author: Allard School of Law Professor Bethany Hastie
Date: January 5, 2018
Full Story

A marathon of genealogy
Source: The Globe and Mail
Author: Ian Bailey
Mentioned: Allard School of Law Adjunct Professor Jean Teillet
Date: January 5, 2018
Full Story