2013 Faskens Senior Visiting Scholar

2013 Faskens Senior Visiting Scholar - UBC Faculty of Law at Allard Hall


2013 Faskens Senior Visiting Scholar

Margaret Blaire

UBC Law is pleased to welcome this year's Faskens Senior Visiting Scholar, Professor Margaret Blair. Professor Blaire is an economist who focuses on management law and finance.

During her time at UBC Law, Professor Blair will be giving two public lectures and teaching a two-week intensive course on the topic of "Corporate Personhood: The Legal and Economic Significance of Separate Identity Status for Corporations " from October 28th to November 7th.

Her first lecture was held on Wednesday, October 30 as part of the Faculty Colloquium. The second lecture will be held on November 6 at 5:30pm at the Four Seasons. The lecture is titled "Making the Hard Calls: The Unheralded Role of Corporate Boards of Directors". Learn More>

Professor Blaire has an office in room 359 at Allard Hall, and can be reached by email at: margaret.blair@Law.Vanderbilt.Edu.

About Professor Margaret Blaire

Professor Blaire was appointed to the Milton R. Underwood Chair in Free Enterprise in fall 2010. She joined Vanderbilt's law faculty in 2004 and is affiliated with the Law and Business Program. Before joining Vanderbilt's law faculty, Professor Blair taught at Georgetown University Law Center. She has also been a senior fellow in the Economic Studies Program at the Brookings Institution, where she wrote about corporate governance and the role of human capital in corporations.

The Fasken Visiting Senior Scholar initiative is made possible thanks to the generous support of Fasken Martineau LLP, the National Centre for Business Law's founding platinum sponsor.