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Annual Report

Annual Report 2018/2019

  • July 18, 2019

This report summarizes the activity for the International Law Section for the 2018-2019 Term.

International Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

The Rohingya Crisis - Realities, Reflections, Implications and Imperatives

  • March 08, 2019

This meeting was held at 12:30 PM at Harper Grey LLP in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Ralph Keefer, retired BC Crown Prosecutor, Author and Investigator; Yasmin Ullah, President of the Rohingya Human Rights Network; and Catherine Morris, Adjunct Professor, UVic Faculty of Law.

Human Rights Law, International Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Losing NAFTA Chapter 11

  • December 17, 2018

This meeting was held at 12:00 PM at Harper Grey LLP in Vancouver , British Columbia. Guest speaker was Chris Elrick, Faskens and Tom Hatfield, Norton Rose Fulbright.

International Law

Annual Report

Annual Report 2017/2018

  • July 05, 2018

This report summarizes the activity of the International Law Section for the 2017/2018 term.

International Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Climate Damages Litigation

  • January 29, 2018

This meeting was held at 04:00 PM at Sussex Building / BC Ministry of Attorney General in Victoria / Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Dr. Michael Byers.

International Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Araya v. Nevsun 2016, BCSC 1856 – CanLii (Nevsun) and Corporate Accountability

  • November 29, 2017

This meeting was held at 12:00 PM at the Law Foundation in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Matt Eisenbrandt, Special Consultant to Camp Fiorante Matthews Mogerman (CFM). He provided an overview of the recent decision of the BC Court of Appeal (released after the meeting invitation was issued) in Nevsun. CFM is counsel for the plantiffs in Nevsun.

International Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

Canadian Munition Sales to Saudi Arabia and Human Rights

  • June 19, 2017

This meeting was held at 12:00 PM at the BC Ministry of Justice in Victoria, British Columbia and Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest Speaker was Professor Daniel Turp - University of Montreal, President of the Association Quebecoise de droit constitutionnel and Board President of Conseil de la Societe Quebecoise de droit international, speaking from Montreal, Québec.

International Law

Minutes, Archived Recording

The Past, Present, and Future of the South China Sea Disputes

  • February 24, 2017

This meeting was held at 12:00 PM at DLA Piper (Canada) LLP in Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest Soeaker was Kerry Lynn S. Nankivell - Professor Daniel K. Inouye Center for Security Studies in Honolulu Speaking from the Daniel K. Inouye Center for Security in Honolulu.

International Law

Archived Recording

Use of Foreign Judgements in Canada

  • December 02, 2015

The meeting was held at DLA Piper (Canada) LLP, Vancouver, British Columbia. Guest speaker was Monika B. Gehlen, DLA Piper (Canada) LLP.

International Law