Sep 27, 2021- 12:30 pm — 1:30 pm Lew Forum
Securities law is a big part of the practice of law in Vancouver but unless you choose to take an upper year course on the subject, you may never learn what it really involves. Come listen to Steve McKoen and Susan Tomaine talk about their securities law practices at Blakes. The information they impart will be relevant for any downtown firm and any other major market in North America. If you have ever been curious about this fast-paced area of corporate law, come get the straight goods on what it means to be a securities lawyer in Vancouver.
Women in Anti-Corruption: Roundtable Event to Explore the Relationship Between Gender and CorruptionOct 4, 2021- 9:00 am — 10:30 am Virtual
This roundtable brings together women in anti-corruption to create a future space that promotes research, an exchange of experiences, and a deeper understanding of the impact of gender on corruption and of corruption on gender.
Oct 5, 2021- 12:30 pm — 2:00 pm Virtual
The events of September 11, 2001, inaugurated a "war on terror" whose effects have been profound and wide-ranging. This workshop will explore a range of political and legal concerns on this topic: security regimes and securitization, methods of surveillance on racialized populations, the renewal of gendered forms of Islamophobia, and neo-imperial warfare in the Middle East, North Africa and Asia, all of which are part of the ongoing reconfiguration of the global order.
|Mon, Sep 27, 2021||-||Virtual||Law Library: Lexis Advance Quicklaw Training||Law Library|
|Mon, Sep 27, 2021||-||Lew Forum||Working with Public Companies: A Day in the Life of a Securities Lawyer||Centre for Business Law|
|Mon, Sep 27, 2021||-||DLA Piper Hall (Room 104)||CFLS: Lecture Series Kick-Off Event - Welcoming New Faculty Affiliates||Centre for Feminist Legal Studies|
|Mon, Sep 27, 2021||-||Virtual||No Fly Zone Speaker: The Sharma Case: A Governmental Duty of Care to Protect Young People from the Harms of Climate Change||Centre for Law and the Environment|
|Tue, Sep 28, 2021||-||Indigenous Classroom, Room 123||Indigenous Cultural Competency Certificate - Module 1: Indigenous Awareness Retreat to be held in collaboration with Musqueam representatives||Indigenous Legal Studies|
|Tue, Sep 28, 2021||-||Charles Diamond Seminar Room, 111||Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction for Law Students: Week 1||JD Student and Academic Services|
|Wed, Sep 29, 2021||-||Rm 104 and/or Zoom||CSO 1L Info Session||Career Services Office|
|Mon, Oct 4, 2021||-||Virtual||Law Library: Lexis Advance Quicklaw Training||Law Library|
|Mon, Oct 4, 2021||-||Virtual||Women in Anti-Corruption: Roundtable Event to Explore the Relationship Between Gender and Corruption||Centre for Business Law|
|Tue, Oct 5, 2021||-||DLA Piper Hall (Room 104)||1L Academic Success Lecture (Canning)||JD Student and Academic Services|
|Tue, Oct 5, 2021||-||Virtual||Twenty Years of a “War on Terror": Islamophobia, Race, Gender and Imperialism||Centre for Business Law|
|Wed, Oct 6, 2021||-||Rm 104 and/or Zoom||Public Interest Careers Panel||Career Services Office|
|Thu, Oct 7, 2021||-||Virtual||Law Library: Westlaw Edge Canada - New Features||Law Library|
|Thu, Oct 7, 2021||-||Charles Diamond Seminar Room, 111||Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction for Law Students: Week 2||JD Student and Academic Services|
|Wed, Oct 13, 2021||-||Rm 104 and/or Zoom||The ALBS & CSO Present: Networking 101||Career Services Office|