9th Floor, Henry Angus Building 2053 Main Mall, Vancouver BC V6T 1Z2 Canada
The Peter P. Dhillon Centre for Business Ethics at the UBC Sauder School of Business and the Centre for Business Law at the Allard School of Law are pleased to co-host the third annual Academic-Practitioner Roundtable on Responsible Business and the Law on Tuesday, July 23, 2019.
Hear from academics and practitioners with expertise in diverse areas of the law fueling rising expectations of responsibility by business.
Topics and Presenters:
Transnational Corporate Accountability in Mining – The Nevsun Case Study
Sara Ghebremusse, Assistant Professor at the Allard School of Law
The Business of Pipelines: Understanding Crown Duty of Accommodation & Indigenous Rights
Darwin Hanna, Founding Partner of Callison & Hanna
Citizen Participation and Deliberation in Environmental Decision-Making: Recent Changes to Environmental Assessment Laws
Jocelyn Stacey, Assistant Professor at the Allard School of Law
Business and Human Rights: A Changing Legal Landscape
Kevin Smith, Associate at Farris, Vaughan, Wills & Murphy LLP
Canada - Mexico: Legal Opportunities for an Ethics and Sustainability Agenda
Patricio Cumming, Lawyer (Mexico)
Moderator: Lynne Charbonneau, Lawyer and Corporate Director
9th Floor, Henry Angus Building
UBC Sauder School of Business
2053 Main Mall, Vancouver
Note that in both previous years, lawyers received CPD credits for attending and it is expected they will this year as well. For anyone interested in these credits, please reply to this email and you will be notified as soon as this is confirmed with the Law Society of British Columbia.