Peter A Allard School of Law

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  • The earth in water
    Nov 25, 2019

    Temitope Onifade, Ph.D. Student

    Could civic governance make up for some of the limitations of the law, as an enhanced vehicle for environmental regulation? This is the question Vanier Scholar Temitope Onifade is exploring in his doctoral research on a model for hybrid regulation.

  • Maziar Peihani
    Sep 9, 2019

    Meet Dr. Maziar Peihani

    Dr. Peihani’s academic and professional expertise brings a focus on banking and finance law to the law school, subjects about which he is deeply passionate.

  • Camden Hutchison
    Jun 26, 2019

    The Patriation of Canadian Corporate Law

    Between England and the United States, which of these two countries has had greater influence on Canadian corporate law?  A lecture recently given by Dr. Camden Hutchison, Assistant Professor at the Allard School of Law, addressed this question.

  • Hot Topics in M and A
    May 14, 2019

    Hot Topics in M&A: Panel Discussion

    The Center for Business Law at the Allard School of Law was honored to bring together industry experts from across the country to discuss current issues and trends unfolding within the Canadian M&A landscape.

  • Réforme du droit de la famille
    Jan 30, 2019

    Réforme du droit de la famille: Accès à la justice et diversité familiale

    Plus de cinq ans après son entrée en vigueur et plus d’une décennie après le début des travaux de réforme, le Family Law Act (« FLA ») de la Colombie-Britannique est toujours perçu dans plusieurs juridictions comme une loi innovatrice et avant-gardiste. Bien que le FLA ait transformé plusieurs aspects du droit de la famille, ce projet se concentre sur deux aspects seulement : l’accès à la justice et le respect de la diversité familiale.

  • Half of a clock on building ruin
    Dec 10, 2018

    迫りつつある大地震に対する備えは十分できているか?

    最近の著書 ”Law and Disaster: Earthquake, Tsunami and Nuclear Meltdown in Japan” (1st edition, London: Routlegde, 2018) において、松井教授は、東日本大震災に対する日本の政府の対応を検討している。日本の法制度、耐震政策、インフラは、この震災に対する備えとして十分ではなく、日本の弱点が見事に明らかにされたという。この著書は、このような失敗を吟味し、これらから日本および諸外国がどのような教訓を学ぶべきかを考察している。

  • A globe on top of a book in the library
    Oct 15, 2018

    Welcome From the New Associate Dean Graduate

    It is a pleasure to add my own words of welcome to the Graduate Research portal at Allard Law. Though this site we invite you to learn about the research of our current students and our alumni, and to join us in celebrating their achievements.

  • Hoi Kong
    Oct 4, 2018

    Meet Hoi Kong

    With an ambitious research agenda and numerous publications, grants and projects to his name, Professor Hoi Kong is taking his place as one of Canada’s foremost scholars in constitutional law.

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