Thursday, October 6, 2016

Osgoode Society Legal History Workshop, Fall Term 2016 Schedule

From our friends at the Canadian Legal History Blog, the lineup for the Fall 2016 Osgoode Society Legal History Workshop (with our apologies for the belated posting):
Wednesday September 14 – Ryan Alford, Lakehead University: ‘Understanding Judicial Tolerance of Executive Branch Unilateralism: Changing Dynamics in the American Federal Judicial Appointments Process 1972-2010.’

Wednesday September 21 – Thomas Mohr, University College Dublin: TBA

Wednesday October 12 – Paul Craven, York University: “Just Cause – Industrial Discipline at Arbitration in the 1940s.”

Wednesday October 26 – Bradley Miller, University of British Columbia: “Dangerous Doctrine: Jurisdiction in the Northeastern Boundary Dispute.”

Thursday October 27 – 5 – 7 - Annual Osgoode Society Book Launch, and Opening Reception, American Society for Legal History Conference

Wednesday November 9 – Suzie Chiodo, Osgoode Hall Law School: "Class Roots: The Genesis of the Ontario Class Proceedings Act, 1966-1992"

Wednesday November 23 – Constance Backhouse, University of Ottawa: “Claire L’Heureux-Dubé: A Feminist Legal Biography”
Wednesday December 7 - Nelson Ouellet, University of Moncton: Import/Export: The New Brunswick Workers’ Compensation System (1918-1932)