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

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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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When Law Frees Us to Speak, Danielle Citron and Jonathon Penney

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The Canadian Legal System: An Introduction for Regulated Professions, Steve Coughlan and Dale Darling

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Annual Review of Criminal Law 2018, Steve Coughlan, Michelle Lawrence, and Robert Currie

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

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No Title, Robert Currie

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Extradition and Trial Delays: Recent Developments (and Lessons?) from Canada, Robert Currie and Laura Ellyson

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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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A Primer on Human Rights Law, Jennifer Llewellyn

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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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Unconstitutional or Just Unworkable? The Life and Death of a Prohibition on Floor-Crossing in Fletcher v the Government of Manitoba, Andrew Martin

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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

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Making The Most Out Of Canada’s New Department Of Indigenous Services Act, 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

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

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

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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

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Closing the Gender Equality Gap in the Extractive Sector: The Role of 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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Leadership, Law and Development, Jamie Baxter

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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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Global Environmental Change and Innovation in International Law, Neil Craik, Cameron Jefferies, Sara Seck, and Timothy Stephens

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Extradition, Robert Currie

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COPLA: A Transnational Criminal Court for Latin America & the Caribbean, Robert Currie and Jacob Leon

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An Alternative to Medical Assistance in Dying?: The Legal Status of Voluntary Stopping Eating and Drinking (VSED), Jocelyn Downie

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Social Science and Humanities Evidence in Charter Litigation: Lessons from Carter v Canada (Attorney General), Jocelyn Downie

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Where There’s Smoke, There’s Pfizer, Jocelyn Downie and Françoise Baylis

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The Legal Status of Deep and Continuous Palliative Sedation Without Artificial Nutrition and Hydration, Jocelyn Downie and Richard Liu

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Understandings of self-managed abortion as health inequity, harm reduction and social change, Joanna Erdman, K. Jelinska, and S. Yanow

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Access to Knowledge and the Global Abortion Policies Database, Joanna Erdman and Brooke Johnson

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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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A Critique of Canadian Jurisprudence on the Therapeutic Privilege Exception to Informed Consent, Michael Hadskis

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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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Responding Restoratively to Student Misconduct and Professional Regulation – The Case of Dalhousie Dentistry, Jennifer Llewellyn

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Facilitators’ Report: A Restorative Review of the In-Custody Death of Jason LeBlanc, Jennifer Llewellyn, Jacob MacIsaac, and Heather McNeil

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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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Advancing Human Rights-by-Design in the Dual-Use Technology Industry, Jonathon Penney, Sarah McKune, Lex Gill, and Ronald Deibert

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

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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

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Learning Canadian Criminal Law, Don Stuart and Steve Coughlan

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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Recovering Farmland Commons, Jamie Baxter

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Are Informal Caregivers of Persons with Dementia open to Extending Medical Aid in Dying to Incompetent Patients? Findings from a survey conducted in Quebec, Canada, Gina Bravo, Claudie Rodrigue, Marcel Arcand, Jocelyn Downie, Marie-France Dubois, Sharon Kaasalainen, Cees M. Hertogh, Sophie Pautex, and Lieve Van den Block

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Nurses’ Perspectives on Whether Medical Aid in Dying Should Be Accessible to Incompetent Patients with Dementia: Findings from a survey conducted in Quebec, Canada, Gina Bravo, Claudie Rodrigue, Marcel Arcand, Jocelyn Downie, Marie-France Dubois, Sharon Kaasalainen, Cees M. Hertogh, Sophie Pautex, and Lieve Van den Block

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Should Medical Assistance in Dying Be Extended to Incompetent Patients With Dementia? Research Protocol of a Survey Among Four Groups of Stakeholders From Quebec, Canada, Gina Bravo, Claudie Rodrigue, Vincent Thériault, Marcel Arcand, Jocelyn Downie, Marie-France Dubois, Sharon Kaasalainen, Cees M. Hertogh, Sophie Pautex, and Lieve Van den Block

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Abortion Law in Transnational Perspective: Cases and Controversies - Introduction, Rebecca Cook, Joanna Erdman, and Bernard Dickens

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Detention and Arrest, Steve Coughlan and Glen Luther

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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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Showing Them How It's Done: Justice Cromwell's International Law Jurisprudence, Robert Currie

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End of Life Law and Policy in Canada, Jocelyn Downie

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A Test for Freedom of Conscience under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms: Regulating and Litigating Conscientious Refusals in Health Care, Jocelyn Downie and Françoise Baylis

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Does Legalization of Medical Assistance in Dying Affect Rates of Non-Assisted Suicide?, Jocelyn Downie and Matthew Lowe

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Withholding and Withdrawing Potentially Life-Sustaining Treatment: Who Should Decide?, Jocelyn Downie, Ben White, Lindy Willmott, and Eliana Close

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

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Canadian Health Law and Policy, Joanna Erdman

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Constitutionalizing Abortion Rights in Canada, Joanna Erdman

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Theorizing Time in Abortion Law and Human Rights, Joanna Erdman