Faculty of Law
UBC experts on Trump’s travel ban
UBC experts are available to comment on the executive order signed by U.S. president Donald Trump that bans individuals from seven countries from entering the U.S. for 90 days.
Jan 30, 2017
UBC experts available to comment on TWU law school decision
UBC law professors are available to comment on today’s B.C. Supreme Court ruling in favour of Trinity Western University graduates practicing law in the province. Emma Cunliffe Peter A. Allard […]
Dec 10, 2015
Stronger tools needed to fix affordable housing “crisis”, say UBC researchers
A City of Vancouver incentive to developers is doing little to ease Vancouver’s affordable housing crunch, according to UBC researchers.
Dec 11, 2014
Bringing justice to housing costs
Two UBC experts suggest what is needed to start solving Vancouver’s housing crisis in advance of the Nov. 15 municipal elections.
Nov 4, 2014
China’s Tiananmen Square, 25 years later: UBC experts comment
UBC scholars discuss the 25th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown and what remains of the struggle for greater democratic and human rights in China.
May 27, 2014
The Corporation, 10 years later
Law professor Joel Bakan talks about the corporate takeover of society.
May 25, 2014
Honouring her elder
The memory of her deceased grandmother inspired UBC grad Cindy Allen to study Aboriginal law.
May 20, 2014 - by Corey Allen
Will to win
Paralympian Josh Vander Vies leaves UBC with a law degree and a desire to compete at a high level.
May 20, 2014 - by Corey Allen
Art installation gives voice to former foster kids
An art installation explores the challenges youth face when they age out of the system.
Mar 24, 2014
The problem with same-sex marriage
Gay couples could face economic trouble if they tie the knot, says UBC law prof.
Mar 21, 2014
Big Brother or Guardian Angel?
Benjamin Goold of UBC Law outlines the strengths and pitfalls of using closed circuit cameras to ensure community security on campus.
Feb 13, 2014
YVR custody death raises concerns
Catherine Dauvergne of UBC Law explores the legal ramifications of the tragedy.
Feb 7, 2014
UBC Law asks B.C.’s Law Society to consider impact of Trinity Western’s ‘covenant’ on LGBT community
UBC’s Faculty of Law urges the Law Society of B.C. to consider the harmful effects of effectively excluding LGBTQ people from Trinity Western University’s (TWU) proposed law school.
Jan 28, 2014
UBC law prof Robert Paterson is a pioneer in the study of art law in Canada.
Jan 20, 2014 - by Corey Allen
UBC experts on Sochi Games
UBC experts are available to comment on the Sochi Winter Games, from security to sports psychology.
Jan 1, 2014
UBC experts on SCC’s landmark ruling on anti-prostitution laws
The Supreme Court of Canada will announce its decision in Bedford v. Canada today. UBC experts, some of whom are involved in the case, are available to comment.
Dec 19, 2013
Challenging refugee law’s constitutionality
Legal scholar Efrat Arbel on Canada’s troubled treatment of refugees and the Canadian constitution.
Dec 16, 2013
15 Canada Research Chairs valued at $12M for UBC
Research across all disciplines at the University of British Columbia received a $12 million boost in federal funding with more than a dozen professors newly appointed or renewed as Canada Research Chairs.
Nov 15, 2013