Nathanson Centre News – 2015

Criminalization Conference

April, 2016

Pictures from the Nathanson Centre conference on “The Legitimate Borders of Domestic and International Criminal Law,” held on 1-3 April, are now available online.

Lawyers without Rights Exhibition

November 3, 2015

Between November 9 and 23, 2015, the Nathanson Centre, in collaboration with the Osgoode Law Library, will be hosting the Lawyers without Rights exhibition (see our press release). This will be the first Canadian stop with this international exhibition documenting the plight of Jewish lawyers in Germany under the Third Reich, with funding from the German Federal Bar and the American Bar Association. This exhibition will lead up to a panel commemorating the 70th anniversary of the Nuremberg Trials, to be held at Osgoode on November 20.

NC Grad Fellows announcement

October 7, 2015

The Nathanson Centre is pleased to announce the names of its 2015-2016 crop of Graduate Fellows. Ghuna Bdiwi and David Hughes, Phd Candidates at Osgoode Hall Law School, Zoë Heyn-Jones, Phd Candidate in the Department of Visual Art and Art History, as well as Sarah Naumes and Katrin Roots, Phd Candidates in the Department of Political Science, will be joining us for the year. We are thrilled to be welcoming such a strong group of scholars to the Centre and extend to them a warm welcome!

Website upgrade

September 17, 2015

The Nathanson Centre is in the process of upgrading its website to a more user-friendly interface, compliant with the new requirements of the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA). As a result, updates will be less frequent. We also ask for your understanding and patience as the new interface is progressively rolled out. Many thanks!

Wrongs across Borders: Part II

March 23, 2015

The Nathanson Centre will be one of the main organizers of the Wrongs across Borders: Part II conference, in collaboration with the Robina Institute for Criminal Law and Criminal Justice at the University of Minnesota Law School and the University of Warwick. The conference will be held in Minneapolis on March 27 and 28, 2015, and is the second part of a program held at Osgoode in the Spring of 2014.

TWAIL Conference News

January 19, 2015

The Nathanson Centre has agreed to be one of the primary sponsors of the first Third World Approaches to International Law (TWAIL) Conference to be held in the global south – in Cairo, Egypt, on 21-24 February. The conference is in part organized by Prof. Amar Bhatia of the Centre, and one of the keynotes will be our very own Prof. Obiora Okafor. More information is available here.