Peter A Allard School of Law

Past Events

Events

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2024

Law and Technology: Regulating Artificial Intelligence

Jan 26, 2024 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Insolvency 101: Practical Considerations for Business

Jan 25, 2024 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Structuring Transactions: A Day in the Life of a Tax Lawyer

Jan 22, 2024 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

2023

The Cullen Commission 18 Months Later - Where Do We Stand?

Dec 19, 2023 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Working in the Video Game Industry: A Day in the Life of In-House Counsel

Nov 29, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Law and Technology: How Artificial Intelligence is Changing the Legal Industry

Nov 24, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Startups and Venture Capital: A Day in the Life of a Tech Finance Lawyer

Nov 7, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Working with Public Companies: A Day in the Life of a Securities Lawyer

Oct 31, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

How to Save the World in Six (not so easy) Steps: Bringing Out the Best in Nonprofits

Oct 17, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Digital Government – How can it be used as a tool to combat corruption?

Oct 10, 2023 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Doing Deals: A Day in the Life of an M&A Lawyer

Sept 28, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

NRF Corporate Counsel Externship Reception

Sept 26, 2023 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

State Competition and Knowledge Spillover: What is There in a Market?

Sept 22, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

RBS Business Law Clinic Reception

Sept 20, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Pursuing Entrepreneurship with a Law Degree: A Discussion with Michael Hershfield

Sept 14, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Litigating Business Cases Before the Supreme Court of Canada

Sept 13, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Centre for Business Law and Allard Law & Business Society Welcome Reception

SEPT 12, 2023 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Reflections on Connecting Canada’s Climate Policy Network

Aug 2, 2023 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Preventing Corruption in the Post War Reconstruction of Ukraine - Session 1: Existing Situation

JUN 8, 2023 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Canada's Indo-Pacific Strategy: Is there a pathway forward for trade, investment and academic cooperation, between the "un-like-minded"?  

MAR 29, 2023 | 8:00 am - 9:30 am

Centre for Business Law Information Session

MAR 9, 2023 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Rethinking Commercial Law's Uncertain Boundaries

FEB 28, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Extraction: The Frontiers of Green Capitalism

FEB 15, 2023 | 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Regulating Sport as Game with the Honourable Ken Dryden, PC, OC, Hockey Hall of Fame

FEB 9, 2023 | 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Implementing the Cullen Commission: Recommendations for the Government of British Columbia to Strengthen its Anti-Corruption Capabilities

FEB 2, 2023 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

In Conversation with the Canadian Ombudsperson for Responsible Enterprise

JAN 25, 2023 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

2022

Cullen Commission Inquiry: Unidentified Wealth Orders and the Future of Civil Forfeiture

NOV 22, 2022 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Building Sustainable Business: A Conversation with Women in ESG

NOV 16, 2022 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Digital Book Launch - Innovating Business for Sustainability: Regulatory Approaches in the Anthropocene

NOV 10, 2022 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Downtown Book Launch: Corporate Law and Sustainability from the Next Generation of Lawyers

NOV 3, 2022 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Allard Book Launch: Corporate Law and Sustainability from the Next Generation of Lawyers

NOV 2, 2022 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

What Does the Cullen Commission Mean for Beneficial Ownership Transparency in Canada?

OCT 31, 2022 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

RBS Business Law Clinic Reception

OCT 13, 2022 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

An Evening with Women General Counsel

OCT 12, 2022 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Greenwashing and Financial Markets

OCT 6, 2022 | 11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Working with Public Companies: A Day in the Life of a Securities Lawyer

OCT 5, 2022 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

NRF Corporate Counsel Externship Reception

OCT 3, 2022 | 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Implementing the Cullen Commission Recommendations to Improve Private Sector Self-Regulation to Combat Money Laundering

SEPT 19, 2022 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Centre for Business Law and Allard Law & Business Society Welcome Reception

SEPT 16, 2022 | 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Business for Social Good

JUNE 24, 2022 | 8:00 am - 12:30 pm

Getting Serious About Climate Change: How Business Must Step Up

JUNE 16, 2022 | 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

TSX Venture Exchange Issuers and Climate Reporting: Why is it Important?

JUNE 7, 2022 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Climate Commitment Events: Open Signatory Call / Engagement

MAY 25, 2022 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am

ESG Ratings: Where Does Anti-Corruption Fit?

MAY 24, 2022 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Executive Learning Program in Mining Law and Sustainability: Free Online Information Session

APRIL 27, 2022 | 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Canada and International Research Partnerships: How Does National Security and Geopolitical Considerations Affect the Ability and Desire to Engage in Cross-Border Research Collaborations?

APRIL 27, 2022 | 8:00 am - 10:00 am

A New World Order: Cybersecurity Risks, Mitigation Strategies and Opportunities for Canadians in a Rapidly Changing Global Environment

APRIL 26, 2022 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Fossil Fuels Subsidies and Climate Transition Risk: How Will Your Organization Adapt to Changing Policies?

MARCH 23, 2022 | 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

Anti-Racism and the Law Initiative: Rehearsals for Living

MARCH 11, 2022 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Centre for Business Law Information Session

MARCH 10, 2022 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Pandemic Consequences on the Future Business of Law and the Legal Profession

MARCH 10, 2022 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Anti-Corruption Law Program: International Anti-Corruption Court: An Idea Whose Time Has Come?

MARCH 9, 2022 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Round-table Discussion "COVID-19 in Asia: Lessons and Reflections Two Years On"

MARCH 1, 2022 | 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Retail's Route to Net-Zero Emissions: The Canadian Retail Sector and Effective Climate Governance

FEBRUARY 9, 2022 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Fixed Income Investing and ESG

FEBRUARY 2, 2022 | 1:00 pm - 1:45 pm

Women's Caucus: Mothers in Law

JANUARY 24, 2022 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

2021

Integrating Anti-Corruption Into Canadian Foreign Policy

DECEMBER 6, 2021 | 8:30 am - 10:00 am

Anti-Racism and the Law Initiative: Bearing a Disproportionate Burden - Law, Race, Colonialism and Environmental (In)justice

NOVEMBER 24, 2021 | 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Anti-Corruption Law Program: Financial Crime Law Enforcement in Canada - Key Issues the Government of Canada Should Consider Respecting a Proposed Financial Crimes Agency

NOVEMBER 17, 2021 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Anti-Racism and the Law Initiative: Twenty Years of a "War on Terror" - Islamophobia, Race, Gender and Imperialism

OCTOBER 5, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Women in Anti-Corruption: Roundtable Event to Explore the Relationship Between Gender and Corruption

OCTOBER 4, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Working with Public Companies: A Day in the Life of a Securities Lawyer

SEPTEMBER 27, 2021 | 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm

Executive Learning Program in Mining Law and Sustainability Information Session

SEPTEMBER 8, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Anti-Corruption Law Program: Anti-Corruption Technologies- Capabilities, Challenges, and Future Trends 

JULY 8, 2021 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Partnerships in Indigenous Finance: Paths to Sustainable Finance and Protection of Biodiversity

JUNE 3, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

The Anti-Corruption Law Program's Roundtable Discussion on Whistleblowing: Protections, Abuses, and Reporting Systems

MAY 28, 2021 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Climate Change: Legal Implications for Canadian Pension Plan Fiduciaries and Policy Makers

MAY 26, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Climate Risk Disclosure: What does it mean for Saskatchewan Business?

MAY 18, 2021 | 10:00 am - 11:30 am

The Imperative for Decision-Useful Corporate Climate Disclosures

MAY 13, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Anti-Corruption Law Program: ESG in the Extractive Industries

APRIL 29, 2021 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

Anti-Corruption Law Program: Public Infrastructure Finance - Expectations for Ethical Behaviour

MARCH 25, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:30 am

CBL Student Info Session

MARCH 5, 2021 | 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Connecting Canada's Climate Policy Network

MARCH 3, 2021 | 9:00 am - 12:00 pm

Anti-Corruption Law Program: Protecting Procurement Systems from Abuse – Government and Private Sector Approaches

FEBRUARY 26, 2021 | 9:00 am - 11:00 am

RBS Business Law Clinic Reception

FEBRUARY 24, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Growing Interdependency of the World Economy: How Customary International Law Plays a Role

FEBRUARY 23, 2021 | 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Directors' Duties Regarding Climate Change in Japan - Report Launch (w/ Dr. Janis Sarra)

FEBRUARY 23, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

The Anti-Corruption Law Program: Integrity and Anti-Corruption for Small and Medium Enterprises - Getting It Right

JANUARY 29, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:30 am

From Ideas to Action, Governance Paths to Net Zero - book launch (w/ Dr. Janis Sarra)

JANUARY 19, 2021 | 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Helping Audit Committees Navigate the Changing Climate Governance Landscape

JANUARY 13, 2021 | 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Centre for Business Law and Allard Law & Business Society Welcome Reception

JANUARY 12, 2021 | 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Guiding Boards of Directors to Better Support Audit Committees in Their Role for Effective Climate Governance  

JANUARY 12, 2021 | 7:00 am - 8:00 am

2020

Canada-China Legal Cooperation Webinar: Is there a Path Forward? 

DECEMBER 10, 2020 | 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Western Legal Innovation Forum  

NOVEMBER 25, 2020 - NOVEMBER 26, 2020

Corporate Counsel Externship Reception  

NOVEMBER 24, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm

Smart Cities Book Launch  

NOVEMBER 12, 2020 | 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm

Screening of 'The New Corporation: The Unfortunately Necessary Sequel' and Q&A with Co-Director Joel Bakan  

NOVEMBER 2, 2020 | 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm  

Navigating Recruit While Facing Systemic Barriers

OCTOBER 26, 2020 | 12:45-1:45PM

Virtual Book Launch: Predatory Lending and the Destruction of the African American Dream

SEPTEMBER 17, 2020 | 2:30-3:30pm

Time for Hope: Developing Innovative Ideas for Moving to a Net Zero Carbon Economy

SEPTEMBER 16 - 18, 2020

Virtual Colloquium on Resolution of Financially Distressed Financial Institutions (E-Conference)

SEPTEMBER 13 - SEPTEMBER 14, 2020 | Virtual

Post-Pandemic Opportunities for a Sustainable Society (E-Conference)

JUNE 30, 2020 | 8:00-10:55pm

Environmental and Social Licenses for Mining Projects in India: Assessing Regulatory Gaps and Prospects for Reform

JUNE 8, 2020 | 8:00am-10:30am

A Transition Financing Taxonomy for Canada - Insights from the Global Climate Bonds Initiative

Insights into Business Law Practice from Indigenous Lawyers & Lawyers Working With Indigenous Businesses and Governments

Squaring the Circle: How to Practice Business Law for Idealists and Realists

Careers in Cannabis Law Forum

Centre for Business Law Information Session

Bracing for the Storm: Climate Litigation Risk

International Tax Nexus: New Challenges in the Era of the Digitalized Economy

Clinic & Externship Fair

The Climate Crisis: Is the Financial Sector Friend or Foe?

Trustees at Work: Financial Pressures, Emotional Labour, and Canadian Bankruptcy Law by Dr. Anna Lund

CBL & ALBS Welcome Reception

Transnational Business Governance Interactions: Advancing Marginalized Actors and Enhancing Regulatory Quality

Children’s Rights and the Mining Sector: Mining and Minerals Extraction in a New Global Landscape

Responsible Investment Trends in Corporate Governance

China's Impact on Regulation and the Culture of Business

2019

Anti-Corruption Law Program: Vancouver Day of Dialogue

Navigating the Practice of Business Law 

Change Management and the Challenge of Strengthening Social and Environmental Performance of the Mining Industry

 Anti-Corruption Law Program: The Downstream Impact on Real Estate of the Focus on Money Laundering

 BC Legal Innovation Forum

 Forum on Pension Fund Investing and Climate Change

 Bridging the Access to Justice Gap: How Business Lawyers Can Contribute

 Knowledge Pays: Reversing Information Flows & the Future of Pay Equity

 Continuity in Morality and Law

 How Can Business Be a Vehicle for Social Good?

 Does the Sharing Economy Increase Inequality? An Empirical Strategy

 Working with Public Companies - an Introduction to Life as a Securities Lawyer

 Responsible Business and the Law: 3rd Annual Academic-Practitioner Roundtable

 The Patriation of Canadian Corporate Law

 American Bar Association Business Law Section Spring Meeting 2019

 Through The Looking Glass: The Upheaval in International Taxation

 Panel Discussion: Hot Topics in M&A

Centre for Business Law Info Session: Business Law Clinic, Corporate Counsel Externship, Business Law Concentration

Mitchell H. Gropper, QC Faculty Exchange Program: Reviving Jewish Law in a Modern Democratic State – An Ambitious Israeli Project 

CBL & ALBS Welcome Reception

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