Apr 21, 2021- 4:00 pm — 5:00 pm Virtual
In this free information session, meet program instructor and international mining law and sustainability expert Daniela Chimisso dos Santos, LLB, LLM, SJD. Joining Daniela is Kerstin Walter, Director, Professional Programs at the Allard School of Law.
CALS: Fairness Beyond Law: How Contemporary Chinese Courts Smooth Financial Loss and Repair Emotional Rupture (with Benjamin Liebman, Columbia Law)Apr 21, 2021- 12:30 pm — 1:45 pm Virtual
Most writing on Chinese courts tells a story of courts that seek to apply the law except when political obligations to maintain stability or protect economic interests push them to other outcomes. In this Essay, we draw on a dataset of 42 million Chinese court cases to argue that this focus on political control overlooks a key function of Chinese courts: their smoothing role.
May 4, 2021- 9:00 am — 10:00 am Virtual
This event will highlight and celebrate Canadian champions in climate change by sharing their stories. There will be distinguished speakers including the High Commissioner of the UK. This event will be livestreamed on Youtube. More details to come.
|Apr 21, 2021||-||Virtual||CALS: Fairness Beyond Law: How Contemporary Chinese Courts Smooth Financial Loss and Repair Emotional Rupture (with Benjamin Liebman, Columbia Law)||Centre for Asian Legal Studies|
|Apr 21, 2021||-||Virtual||Executive Learning Program in Mining Law and Sustainability - Free Online Information Session||Allard School of Law, Graduate Programs|
|Apr 22, 2021||-||Virtual||Faculty Colloquium Series - The Corporate Income Tax as a Non-Tariff Barrier to Trade||Allard School of Law, Research|
|Apr 29, 2021||-||Virtual||Anti-Corruption Law Program: ESG in the Extractive Industries||Centre for Business Law|
|May 4, 2021||-||Virtual||Canada Climate Law Initiative - COP26 Joint Event||Centre for Business Law|
|-||-||Re-Imagining Agenda 2063: A Socio-Legal Foundation of the Africa We Want|