Faculty of Law
We’d throw the book at them: Law prof on jailed Canucks in Russia
With renewed calls for Canada to help two Greenpeace activists imprisoned in Russia, Ian Townsend-Gault breaks down the legal situation.
Oct 31, 2013
UBC experts available to comment on “right-to-die”
UBC experts are available to provide media commentary on the topics of physician-assisted suicide and “the right to die.”
Oct 10, 2013
Allard Prize for International Integrity 2013 Finalists
UBC Law profiles the 2013 Allard Prize finalists: Dr. Sima Samar, Global Witness, and eventual winner Anna Hazare.
Sep 30, 2013
UBC Law awards first-ever Allard Prize for International Integrity to Anna Hazare
UBC’s Faculty of Law at Allard Hall presented Anna Hazare, one of India’s most influential social activists, with the inaugural Allard Prize for International Integrity.
Sep 26, 2013
UBC Law names finalists for inaugural Allard Prize for International Integrity
Anna Hazare, Dr. Sima Samar and Global Witness are finalists for the inaugural Allard Prize for International Integrity.
Aug 19, 2013
Countdown: Six months to Sochi
UBC Law Prof. Margot Young examines Russia’s gay rights laws and lifting of the female ski jumping ban.
Aug 1, 2013
You can’t put a number on that
Law Prof. Galit Sarfaty finds problems in the widespread use of indicators to track corporate social performance
Jul 22, 2013 - by Simmi Puri
Against all odds
Two years after surviving a domestic attack that shocked the world, UBC student Rumana Monzur has defended her Master’s thesis and been accepted to law school.
Jul 10, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
Advocate for her people
For former Chief Leah George-Wilson, law school was a natural choice
May 1, 2013 - by Simmi Puri
A promising litigator, Dustin Paul aims to make a difference in the courtroom
May 1, 2013 - by Basil Waugh
$100,000 prize to fight global corruption
The UBC Faculty of Law at Allard Hall has launched one of the world’s largest prizes dedicated to the international fight against corruption and protecting human rights.
Oct 4, 2012
UBC receives largest single gift to Faculty of Law: Alumnus donates $11.86 million and establishes annual prize for international integrity
The University of British Columbia has received an $11.86 million gift from law alumnus Peter Allard, which will support the UBC Faculty of Law’s new building, establish an international prize that supports freedom, integrity and human rights, and create an online historical faculty archive.
Jul 13, 2011