Day: January 5, 2015

Upcoming Speakers at College of Law

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By Melanie Hodges Neufeld

The College of Law has several interesting speakers lined up for 2015:

  • 2014/15 Silas E. Halyk, QC, Visiting Scholar in Advocacy Lecture
    Advocacy Challenges in Test Case Litigation
    Presented by Marlys Edwardh, CM, Sack Goldblatt Mitchell LLP
    Jan. 12, 12:00 (noon), Room 150 (MLT Lecture Theatre)
  • Guest Speaker: Michele Hollins, QC, President, Canadian Bar Association
    Numbers Matter: The Retention and Advancement of Women in Law, Business and the Professions
    Jan. 19, 12:00 (noon), Room 150 (MLT Lecture Theatre)
  • Guest Speakers: Sgt. Rob Sampson, Detective Sgt. Neil Lund and Bill Roe, QC
    The Truth About Litigation: Polygraphs in the Courtroom
    Jan. 26, 12:00 (noon), Room 150 (MLT Lecture Theatre)
  • Guest Speaker: Jonathan Rudin, Aboriginal Legal Services of Toronto
    Criminal Justice since Gladue – What’s Changed and What Hasn’t
    Feb. 3, 1:15 pm, Room 150 (MLT Lecture Theatre)
  • Ariel Sallows Lecture in Human Rights presented by Kim Pate, Ariel F. Sallows Chair in Human Rights
    Prisons are not treatment centres: the human rights travesties of criminalizing those with mental health issues
    Feb. 9, 12:00 (noon), Room 150 (MLT Lecture Theatre)
  • Wunusweh Lecture in Aboriginal Law
    Speaker TBD
    March 2, 7:00 pm, Convocation Hall, University of Saskatchewan
  • Estey Lecture in Business Law presented by Rod Wood, Estey Chair in Business Law
    Commercial Law at the Crossroads
    March 9, 12:00 (noon), Room 150 (MLT Lecture Theatre)