Includes PhD dissertations and LL.M. theses completed by students in the graduate programs at the Peter A. Allard School of Law.

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Theses/Dissertations from 2009

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Articulating the realm of the possible: two farm marketing boards and the legal administrative field, David Neil Jardine

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A step in the pink direction : the intersection of national, familial and sexual identity in Canada, Toni A.M. Johnson

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Autonomous aboriginal criminal justice and the Charter of Rights, William Wayne Johnston

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Great Lakes environmental policy : the ecosystem approach and an economic perspective, Russell Sean Jutlah

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The intersection of aboriginal law and aboriginal rights in the common law frameworks of Canada and Australia, Prashanth Kainthaje

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Public participation in Canadian environmental decision-making : form without function?, Erika Kasai

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Developing countries and the right to informed decision-making : failures of the Cartagena Protocol on Biosafety, Kelly Patricia Keenan

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Conceptualizing the child through an ethic of care : custody and access law reform in Canada, Fiona Jane Kelly

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Public and private information: the access dichotomy, Katrina Robertson Kelly

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Ideas for civil justice reform from the classical Nepalese legal system, Gerald N. Kent

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International criminal justice : an unattainable goal or current reality?, Anne Kindt

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Reflections on the Canadian payments systems: from manual clearing to electronic funds transfers, Alison L. Kirby

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The changing shape of sovereignty in international environmental law, Elizabeth Agnes Kirk

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Moral involuntariness as a principle of excusing conditions : subtitle what's choice got to do with it?, Joanne Klineberg

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Estoppel (principles?) in public law : the substantive protection of legitimate expectations, Dean R. Knight

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The responsibility to protect : legal rights and obligations to save humans from mass murder and ethnic cleansing, Andreas Stephan Kolb

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Doing the "right" thing : aboriginal women, violence and justice, Jennifer Koshan

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Property concepts and institutions in China: does tradition abide?, Mark Thaddeus Kremzner

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Aboriginal use and management of fisheries in British Columbia, Rosanne Marie Kyle

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Mining, environment and communities in Peru : two case studies on Canadian investment, Patricia Gonzales Lazarte

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"Can't be nailed twice": avoiding double taxation by Canada and Taiwan, Emily Hsiang-hui Lee

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The right to self-determination: an international criminal law perspective, Joanne Elizabeth Lee

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"People" and "minority" from theory to reality, Sylvie N. Leger

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Irregular migrant workers in the UK : a story of marginalization, Rachael Levene

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Banking reforms in global market : China and Taiwan, I-Hui Amy Liao

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The China Labour Code: its major issues and improvement, Jianyong Li

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Foreign access to banking markets in China and Taiwan, Chia-Chi Jackie Lin

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Policy analysis of foreign investment companies limited by shares, Hua-wei Lin

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Corporate governance in publicly-held companies: lessons for China’s companies limited by shares, Jingrong Liu

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Economic dispute resolution by administrative organs and courts in China : from a transparency perspective, Yanyan Liu

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China and GATT : a comparative study on the issues of Mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan in international organizations, Yuguo Li

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Mapping contested terrain : subtitle the doctrine of failure to protect in Canadian criminal law, Lori Ann Lothian

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A Scottish perspective on the defence of intoxication, Vincent Thomas Lunny

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The future of remedies : Moving beyond divided legal and equitable remedies in Canadian law, Lorna Lynch

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First Nations child and family services: whither self-governance?, Kelly A. MacDonald

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Many paths to modernity : human rights, development and the World Bank, David Richard MacKenzie

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A modern star chamber : an analysis of ordered statements in the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Craig S. MacMillan

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The meaning of ’freedom of conscience’ in the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms : a polyvocal cultural analysis, Michael E. Manley-Casimir

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Why is there an international commercial uniform law rather than nothing? : a postmodern manifesto, Louis Marquis

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Who are you calling a child? : the limits on street-involved youth using legal rights, Elizabeth Mayer

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Women of no importance? : the Ontario pay equity act and low paid women, Deirdre Maria McCann

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Protecting aboriginal cultural heritage in Australia: looking for solutions in the Canadian experience, Sally Peata McCausland

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Treaty-making from an indigenous perspective : a ned’u’ten-canadian treaty model, Lorna June McCue

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Two roads - no exit : an in camera discourse on negotiations in North America today, Donald G. McIntyre

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The responsibility of the U.S. under international law for the legacy of toxic waste at the former U.S. bases in the Philippines, Josine Ruth Remorca Mercado

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Whistle blowing in the public service of Canada, Dennis Mercan

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Tax avoidance : the Canadian experience, Jane Heddle Michie

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A reappraisal of humanitarian intervention, Kirsty Giselle Middleton

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The reasonable person in substantive Canadian Criminal Law, Rudolf Alexander Mikus

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What do lesbians do?: motherhood ideology, lesbian mothers and family law, Jenni Millbank

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Raven grows new feathers : realizing contemporary Indigenous visions of justice in Canada through the culturally sensitive interpretations of legal rights, David Leo Milward

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Peacebuilding in Cambodia : transforming public dialogue about human rights, Catherine Ann Morris

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Allocating ground water in the Great Lakes Basin : an anaylsis [i.e. analysis] of international and domestic law and policy, Timothy James Morris

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Motherhood, madness, and the role of the state, Judith Mosoff

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The adoption of the uncitral model law by the Federal Republic of Germany in the light of British Columbia’s experience, Holger Mueller

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Much ado about (almost) nothing: the youth criminal justice act: paradigms & paradoxes within Canadian youth justice philosophy, Lene Spang Dyhrberg Nielsen

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Golden handshakes and golden parachutes : serverance packages for corporate executives, Matthias Nussbaum

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Biological diversity and intellectual property rights : the challenge of traditional knowledge, Chidi Vitus Oguamanam

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International law, plant biodiversity and the protection of indigenous knowledge : an examination of intellectual property rights in relation to traditional medicine, Chidi Vitus Oguamanam

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Re-defining legitimacy : international law, multilateral institutions and the problem of socio-cultural fragmentation within established African states, Obiora Chinedu Okafor

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The concept of legitimate governance in the contemporary municipal and international legal systems: an interdisciplinary analysis, Obiora Chinedu Okafor

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No safe place : the legal regulation of street harassment, Norma Anne Oshynko

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Normalizing pathologies of difference : the discursive function of IMF conditionality, Sundhya Pahuja

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Beyond command and control : do voluntary initiatives hold promise for enhanced environmental protection?, David Richard Parker

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Equal in theory : an assessment of anti-discrimination statutes as equality tools for people with disabilities, Tom W. Patch

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For the more easy recovery of debts in His Majesty’s plantations : credit and conflict in Upper Canada, 1788-1809, Karen Pearlston

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Customary law, the Crown and the common law : ancient legal islands in the post-colonial stream, Richard Dale Pesklevits

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Uncertain risk, causation and precaution in toxic tort litigation, Brenda Heelan Powell

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A comparative study of the ownership control vs. management right issue between the Chinese enterprise laws and Canadian corporate laws, Xiaodong Qi

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Moral rights of authors in international copyright of the 21st century : time for consolidation?, Lenka Radkova

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International trade and taxation: the GATT and domestic tax policy, Cindy L. Rajan

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Patenting innovation : intellectual property rights in the new economy, Ian Ramage

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Toward a new wills variation act, David Peter Ramsay

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Sign of the times: celebrity, truth, and legal storytelling, Sara Lynne Ramshaw

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Improving compliance with the law prohibiting genocide, war crimes and crimes against humanity : recalling the human factor, Venita-Sherryl Reddy

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The heart of the matter: emotion in the criminal law, Alexander Reilly

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Re-examining the hostile takeover, Ke Ren

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New directions for environmental impairment liability insurance in Canada, Larry A. Reynolds

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Building open cultures : the Commons in a digitally networked environment, Lutz Riede

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Performance under pressure: the impact of coercive authority upon consent to treatment for sex offenders, Jeremy Rigg

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The ’dangerousness’ provisions of the criminal justice act 1991: a risk discourse?, Keith Liam Hamilton Robinson

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Rape of the world: an ecofeminist critique of international environmental law, Annie Rochette

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Forfeiting legal fees with proceeds of crime: the ability of accused persons to pay ’reasonable legal fees’ out of alleged proceeds of crime, Gregory John Rose

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Exclusive distribution agreements and competition law : an analysis, Raffaella Russi

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Popular trials/criminal fictions/celebrity feminism and the Bernardo/Homolka case, Mehera Rose San Roque

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Application of the right of reproduction to the internet : should browsing be considered copyright infringement?, Marta Catherine Sawicki

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The trouble with islands, Clive Howard Schofield

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The protection of the online consumer through online dispute resolution and other models of redress, Ulrich Schulze Suedhoff

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Jurisdictional review: an error of jurisdiction or jurisprudence?, Naomi Elizabeth Sidebotham

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Exotic others : gender and refugee law in Canada, Australia and the United States, Gabrielle Anne Simm

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Chinese migrant children and Canadian migration law, Banafsheh Sokhansanj

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Contested rights in cyberspace, Longmei Song

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Internet and human rights, Miriam Starkl-Moser

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The Metis aboriginal rights revolution, Mark L. Stevenson

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An effective reparations regime for the international criminal court, Fenner L. Stewart

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Foreign investment in China’s infrastructure: finding the balance between efficiency and development, or, How to attract foreign investment to infrastructure projects without selling the country’s soul to the foreign devils, Vivienne Hume Stewart

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Economics and the equitable utilization of transboundary freshwater, Katherine Jane Stoeckel

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The enforcement of foreign judgments and foreign public law, Felix D. Strebel

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Developing countries and the international copyright regime : the neglected issue of cultural survival, Mira T. Sundara Rajan

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The recognition and scope of indigenous fishing, hunting and gathering rights at commom law in Australia, Desmond Sweeney