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The Unbounded Level of the Mind : Rod Macdonald’s Legal Imagination

Roderick A. Macdonald (1948-2014), internationally renowned for his expertise on access to justice, legal pluralism, and the philosophy of law, was first and foremost a teacher and mentor. He believed in the law as a promise our society makes to itself, and passionately imparted this message to students who went on to become lawyers, judges, […] Read more

Principes généraux du droit : Viger et Doré à la Cour suprême du Canada

Le 15 janvier 2015 le professeur Daniel Jutras, Doyen de la Faculté de droit de l’Université McGill, dans le cadre du cycle des Grands classiques du droit civil, présentera une conférence intitulée L’économie du système de droit civil : Cie Immobilière Viger Inc. C. L. Giguère Inc. et Doré c. Ville de Verdun. Cette conférence aura […] Read more

Chapters in a book

La structure et le régime des conflits d’intérêts au sein des professions juridiques : réflexions convergentes

Conflicts of interest in the legal profession are often discussed in a binary fashion, addressing separately its manifestations in the context of the solicitor-client relationship and in the requirement that judges be impartial. These two spheres, the public requirement of impartiality and the private obligation to avoid conflict, are seen to have little in common. […] Read more