This collection comprises articles by Schulich Law faculty published in scholarly journals, as well as book chapters and articles published in edited scholarly works.

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Submissions from 2020

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An Examination of How the Canadian Military’s Legal System Responds to Sexual Assault, Elaine Craig

Sustainable Mining, Environmental Justice, and the Human Rights of Women and Girls: Canada as Home and Host State, Sara Seck and Penelope Simons

Submissions from 2019

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Negotiating the AfCFTA in the Shadow of International and Regional Struggle for Power: A Caution!, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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Overview of the Quarterly Report of the Nigerian Ministry of Industry, Trade & Investment, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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To Recognize or Not? Good Faith Under Nigerian Law of Contract, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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To Recognize or Not? Good Faith Under Nigerian Law of Contract, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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What the African Continental Free Trade Agreement Protocol on Dispute Settlement says about the culture of African States to Dispute Resolution, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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2017 Developments in Home and Host State Policy Responses to Foreign Direct Investment, Olabisi Akinkugbe and Sara L. Seck

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Judicial Audiences: A Case Study of Justice David Watt's Literary Judgments, Elaine Craig

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Assisted dying for prison populations - Lessons from and for abroad.pdf, Jocelyn Downie, Adelina Iftene, and Megan Steeves

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Welcome to Afronomicslaw.org, James Gathii, Olabisi Akinkugbe, and Nthope Mapefane

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Amended solitary confinement bill must pass the House, Adelina Iftene

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Hard time gets unduly hard for aging prisoners, Adelina Iftene

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Punished for Aging: Vulnerability, Rights, and Access to Justice in Canadian Penitentiaries, Adelina Iftene

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The Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines, Soft Law, and the Procedural Rule of Law, Jodi Lazare

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The African Court of Human and Peoples’ Rights Decision in the Ogiek Case: An Appraisal, Adebayo Majekolagbe and Olabisi Akinkugbe

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Legal Ethics and Canada’s Military Lawyers, Andrew Flavelle Martin

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The Attorney General’s Forgotten Role as Legal Advisor to the Legislature: A Comment on Schmidt v Canada (Attorney General), Andrew Flavelle Martin

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The Minister’s Office Lawyer: A Challenge to the Role of the Attorney General?, Andrew Flavelle Martin

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Celebrating 30 Years of the Indigenous Blacks & Mi’kmaq Initiative: How the Creation of a Critical Mass of Black and Aboriginal Lawyers is Making a Difference in Nova Scotia, Naiomi Metallic

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Deference and Legal Frameworks Not Designed By, For or With Us, Naiomi Metallic

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Expert Panel on Indigenous Communities, Toward Peace, Harmony, and Well-Being: Policing in Indigenous Communities, Naiomi Metallic

Searching for ‘Superchief’ and Other Fictional Indians: Case Comment on R v Bernard, 2017 NBCA 48, Naiomi Metallic

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An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Children, Youth and Families: Does Bill C-92 Make the Grade?, Naiomi Metallic, Hadley Friedland, Aimée Craft, Jeffery Hewitt, and Sarah Morales

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The Promise and Pitfalls of C-92: An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Children, Youth and Families, Naiomi Metallic, Hadley Friedland, and Sarah Morales

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The Promise and Pitfalls of C-92: An Act Respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis Children, Youth and Families, Naiomi Metallic, Hadley Friedland, and Sarah Morales

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Moving Beyond the E-word in the Anthropocene, Sara Seck

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Relational Law: Re-imagining Tools for Environmental and Climate Justice, Sara Seck

2018 Developments in Home and Host State Policy Responses to Foreign Direct Investment, Sara Seck, Olabisi Akinkugbe, and Adebayo Majekolagbe

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Loss and Damage from Climate Change: From Concept to Remedy, Sara Seck and Meinhard Doelle

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Reflections on Orphan Well Association v Grant Thornton Ltd 2019 SCC 5, Sara Seck, Meinhard Doelle, Lisa Benjamin, and Colin Jackson

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Devoir de vigilance: a Canadian Perspective, Sara Seck and Keith MacMaster

Closing the Gender Equality Gap in the Extractive Sector: The Role if Institutional and Normative Frameworks in Canada and Peru: Final Report to CIES, Sara Seck and J.C. Orihuela

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Canadian Journal of Women and the Law, special issue edited by Sara L Seck & Penelope Simons, Sara Seck and Penelope Simons

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Upcoming Canadian Country Visit of the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and Toxics, Sara Seck and Meg Williams

Submissions from 2018

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Informal networks of corruption: assessing the challenges for public sector whistleblowing in Nigeria, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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Why Nigeria had good reasons to delay signing Africa’s free trade deal, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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Putting Trials on Trial, Elaine Craig

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Conclusions: The Value of an Innovation Framework for International Law, Alastair Neil Craik and Sara Seck

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Extended Collective Licensing for the Use of Out-of-Commerce Works in Europe: A Matter of Legitimacy Vis-à-Vis Rights Holders, Lucie Guibault and Simone Schroff

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Employing Older Prisoner Empirical Data to Test a Novel s 7 Charter Claim, Adelina Iftene

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Who is Worthy of Constitutional Protection?: A Commentary on R v Ewert, Adelina Iftene

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Spousal Support in Quebec: Resisting the Spousal Support Advisory Guidelines, Jodi Lazare

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Legal Ethics and the Political Activity of Government Lawyers, Andrew Flavelle Martin

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The Impact of the Honour of the Crown on the Ethical Obligations of Government Lawyers: A Duty of Honourable Dealing, Andrew Flavelle Martin and Candice Telfer

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A Human Right to Self-Government Over First Nation Child and Family Services and Beyond: Implications of the Caring Society Case, Naiomi Metallic

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Ending Piecemeal Recognition of Indigenous Nationhood and Jurisdiction: Returning RCAP’s Aboriginal Nation Recognition and Government Act, Naiomi Metallic

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I am a Mi’kmaq lawyer, and I despair over Colten Boushie, Naiomi Metallic

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The Broad Implications of the First Nation Caring Society Decision: Dealing a Death-Blow to the Current System of Program Delivery On-Reserve & Clearing the Path to Self-Government, Naiomi Metallic

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The Relationship between Canada and Indigenous Peoples – Where are We?, Naiomi Metallic

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Book Review, Colin T Reid and Walters Nsoh, The Privatisation of Biodiversity? New Approaches to Conservation Law, New Horizons in Environmental and Energy Law (Cheltenham, UK: Edward Elgar Publishing, 2016), Sara Seck

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Climate Change, Corporate Social Responsibility, and the Extractive Industries, Sara Seck

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Transnational Labour Law and the Environment: Beyond the Bounded Autonomous Worker, Sara Seck

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Financing Human Rights Due Diligence In Mining Projects, Sara Seck, motoko aizawa, and Daniela Chimisso Dos Santos

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Export Credits, Sovereign Debt, and Human Rights, Sara Seck and Daniela Chimisso Dos Santos

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Submission: 2018 Legislative Review of Export Development Canada, Sara Seck, Keith MacMaster, and Penelope Simons

Resource Extraction and the Human Rights of Women and Girls: Policy Recommendations Associated with the Feminist International Assistance Policy, Sara Seck and Penelope Simons

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Submission to the Open Call for Input regarding the Working Group’s Report on the Gender Lens to the UN Guiding Principles on Business and Human Rights, Sara Seck and Penelope Simons

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Update on the work of the Special Rapporteur on Human Rights and the Environment: relevance for states, businesses, and local environmental justice, Sara Seck and Meg Williams

Submissions from 2017

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Background: Towards a Critical Assessment of Canadian-Nigerian Bilateral Relations, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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Recalibrating Nigeria’s Whistleblowing Policy: An urgent plea for a comprehensive whistleblower protection legislation, Olabisi Akinkugbe

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Judging Sexual Assault Trials: Systemic Failure in the Case of Regina v Bassam Al-Rawi, Elaine Craig

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The Theoretical Case Against Criminalized Copyright Infringement in Canada, Maria Dugas

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Chapter 12 - Individual licensing and consumer protection, Lucie Guibault

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The Case for a New Compassionate Release Statutory Provision, Adelina Iftene

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The Pains of Incarceration: Aging, Rights, and Policy in Federal Penitentiaries, Adelina Iftene

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Revitalisation des langues autochtones et réconciliation : l’urgence d’agir, Naiomi Metallic

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The Door Has a Tendency to Swing Shut: The Saga of Aboriginal Peoples' Equality Claims, Naiomi Metallic

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Why administrative changes won’t kill the Indian Act, Naiomi Metallic

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Realizing Administrative Aboriginal Law, Naiomi Metallic and Janna Promislow

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Business Responsibilities for Human Rights and Climate Change, Sara Seck

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Lessons for the Treaty Process from the International Law Commission and International Environmental Law, Sara Seck

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Put Climate at Heart of Business and Human Rights Work, Sara Seck

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Reflections on Business, Human Rights, the Environment, and Climate Justice, Sara Seck

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Revisiting Transnational Corporations and Extractive Industries: Climate Justice, Feminism, and State Sovereignty, Sara Seck

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The Canadian Country Visit of the United Nations Working Group on Business and Human Rights, Sara Seck

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Treaties, and the Emancipatory Potential of International Law, Sara Seck

Submissions from 2016

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Section 276 Misconstrued: The Failure to Properly Interpret and Apply Canada's Rape Shield Provisions, Elaine Craig

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The Ethical Identity of Sexual Assault Lawyers, Elaine Craig

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The Inhospitable Court, Elaine Craig

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Remuneration of authors of books and scientific journals, translators, journalists and visual artists for the use of their works, Europe Economics, Lucie Guibault, and Olivia Salamanca

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La publication en libre accès au cœur de la demande européenne. État des lieux et enjeux juridiques en matière de diffusion de la recherche, Lucie Guibault

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The ‘Hart’ of the (Mr.) Big Problem, Adelina Iftene

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Unlocking the Doors to Canadian Older Inmate Mental Health Data: Rates and Potential Legal Responses, Adelina Iftene

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Of Lodestars and Lawyers: Incorporating the Duty of Loyalty into the Model Code of Conduct, Colin Jackson, Richard Devlin, and Brent Cotter

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Judging the Social Sciences in Carter v. Canada, Jodi Lazare

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Introduction to "Regulating Creation: The Law, Ethics, and Policy of Assisted Human Reproduction", Trudo Lemmens and Andrew Flavelle Martin

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Consequences for Broken Political Promises: Lawyer-Politicians and the Rules of Professional Conduct, Andrew Flavelle Martin

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The Adoption of Mandatory Gunshot Wound Reporting Legislation in Canada: A Decade of Tension in Lawmaking at the Intersection of Law Enforcement and Public Health, Andrew Flavelle Martin

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The Immunity of the Attorney General to Law Society Discipline, Andrew Flavelle Martin

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The Limits of Professional Regulation in Canada: Law Societies and Non-Practising Lawyers, Andrew Flavelle Martin

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Becoming a Language Warrior, Naiomi Metallic

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Governments’ Efforts on Aboriginal Language Revitalization: Largely a Portrait of Inaction, Naiomi Metallic

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Indian Act By-Laws: A Viable Means for First Nations to (Re)Assert Control Over Local Matters Now and Not Later, Naiomi Metallic

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Human Rights and Extractive Industries: Environmental Law and Standards, Sara Seck

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Indigenous Rights, Environmental Rights, or Stakeholder Engagement? Comparing IFC and OECD Approaches to the Implementation of the Business Responsibility to Respect Human Rights, Sara Seck

International Law Association Study Group on Due Diligence in International Law, Sara Seck

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Business, Human Rights and the IBA Climate Justice Report, Sara Seck and Michael Slattery

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Business and Human Rights: Challenges in Accessing Remedy and Justice, Sara Seck and Kirsten Stefanik

Submissions from 2015

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Book Review: Legal Aspects of Economic Integration in Africa. By Richard Frimpong Oppong, Olabisi Akinkugbe