Linda C Reif, LLB (Windsor), LLM (Cambridge)

Associate Dean (Graduate Studies), Faculty of Law - Admin
Associate Dean / CN Professor of International Trade, Faculty of Law

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

LAW 506 - Public International Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of the foundational principles, structure and institutions of public international law, including the nature of the international legal system, the sources of international law, and the relevance of international law to the Canadian legal system. The role of international organizations, such as the United Nations, will also be discussed.

LECTURE B1 (42031)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
TH 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)


LAW 557 - International Human Rights Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This seminar course focuses on the international legal protection of human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural rights). It may also consider the rights of women, children's rights, regional human rights systems, Canadian implementation of international human rights obligations, national human rights institutions, transitional justice issues, and the interface with international humanitarian law.

LECTURE B1 (42046)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

LAW 565 - International Business Transactions

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This is a survey course on the international and domestic law governing the transactional aspects of international trade/investment activities of Canadian and foreign business entities. Topics covered include contract types and drafting, international sale of goods, financing of transactions, dispute settlement by international commercial arbitration, export/import laws, human rights and MNCs, anti-bribery laws, and international investment law.

LECTURE A1 (50342)
2021-09-08 - 2021-12-07
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)


LAW 599 - Seminars on Specialized Legal Topics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

These seminars will cover specialized topics of emerging importance in the law at a senior level. The particular topic covered would vary dependent on the availability of Faculty with necessary teaching competence, student interest, and the needs of the legal profession. Sections may be offered at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations sections of the Calendar.

SEMINAR A04 (56522)
2021-09-08 - 2021-12-07
TH 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

LAW 506 - Public International Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A survey of the foundational principles, structure and institutions of public international law, including the nature of the international legal system, the sources of international law, and the relevance of international law to the Canadian legal system. The role of international organizations, such as the United Nations, will also be discussed.

LECTURE B1 (60154)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)


LAW 557 - International Human Rights Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This seminar course focuses on the international legal protection of human rights (political, civil, economic, social and cultural rights). It may also consider the rights of women, children's rights, regional human rights systems, Canadian implementation of international human rights obligations, national human rights institutions, transitional justice issues, and the interface with international humanitarian law.

LECTURE B1 (60172)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)