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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Insuring against future climate change : the use of mandatory catastrophe risk insurance and microinsurance to promote mitigation and adaptation, Anastasia M. Telesetsky

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Neural networks for legal quantum prediction, Andrew J. Terrett

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The new Canada-U.S. tax treaty and the limitation on benefits provision: a justifiable compromise?, Tom Theodorakis

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Nabbing the devil : practical considerations in the use of armed force in the apprehension and arrest of persons indicted for war crimes, Gordon Thomson

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Criminalizing pleasure: cannabis prohibition in Canada, Kierk I. Tousaw

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The general anti-avoidance rule: has it changed the face of tax avoidance?, Janie Tremblay

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A comparison of minority shareholders’ remedies in British Columbia and Bhutan, Norbu Tshering

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Climate change plan for Canada : tax policy and the reduction of greenhouse gas emissions, Erin McEachern Tully

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Appropriating the tools of research : patent law and biotechnology, William Victor Tuomi

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Opening the club - a liberal approach to private participation in the World Trade Organization's dispute settlement system, Dierk Ullrich

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Who guards the borders of ’gay’? : an examination of the implications of the extension of ’spousal’ status to queer people who experience multiple oppression, Wayne Van der Meide

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Restorative principles in the criminal justice system: alternatives for satisfying justice?, Jobine Van't Westeinde

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"No man is an island" : the globalization of securities regulation, the rise of the internet and the challenge to develop effective and acceptable corporate governance principles, Shawn M. Wade

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Combating international terrorism : a study of whether the responses by the UK and US to the events of 9/11 are compatible with respect for fundamental human rights, Paul M.A. Walewski

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Bringing water to the land : re-cognize-ing indigenous oral traditions and the laws embodied within them, Ardith Alison Walkem

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Admissibility of novel scientific opinion : unusual bedfellows and interdisciplinary stories, Albert Samuel Wallrap

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National treatment, transparency, and rule of law : evolving issues on the conformity of China’s legal system with WTO’s principles, Chao Wang

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E-commerce in China, Chunyan Wang

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Reforming the Chinese state-owned enterprise a law and economics perspective, Feihong Wang

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International patent rights under the TRIPs Agreement : the road to a more equitable international regime of patent rights, Benjamin Charles Warren

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The drug court : A miracle or the healer's hand?, Suzanne Nicola Webb

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NAFTA, Mexico & Metalclad : subtitle understanding the normative framework of international trade law, Suzanne M. Wilkinson

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A policy analysis of waste management legislation in Canada and Germany with a focus on the polluter pays principle, Christel Willenbrock

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Court mediation in China : time for reform, Jianhong Xin

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Regulating hate propaganda in Japan : Canadian hate regulation and Japanese minorities, Yōko Yamamoto

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The reorganization of insolvent business : a functional comparison of the Canadian and American models, Keith D. Yamauchi

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The law with two faces, Bonny F. Yang

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Who is at risk? : Is a carrier under a straight bill of lading entitled to deliver goods to the named consignee without presentation of the original bill of lading?, Jie Yang

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Securities regulation in China : a study of its path to market economy, Xusheng Yang

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Awakening sleeping beauty : reviving lost memories and discourses to revoke corporate charters, Gil Yaron

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Internationalization of Chinese patent law and practice, Linan Yu

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Homoerotica & homophobia : hatred, pornography, and the politics of speech regulation, Aleardo Zanghellini

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Antidumping and competition : the case of China, Hang Zeng

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Foreign-related commercial disputes resolution in China after WTO, Jida Zhang

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International arbitral jurisdiction, Yulin Zhang

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Trade and environmental protection within the World Trade Organization framework, Yun Zhu

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Plea bargaining : a comparative study of Austrian and Canadian law, Vera Ziegelwanger

Theses/Dissertations from 2008

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All I’m asking for is a little respect: equality rights and same-sex spousal benefits, Nancy K. Banks

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Liberal environmentalism and the international law of hazardous chemicals, Paula Barrios

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International trade and legal modernization: effects of Mexico’s membership in the North American Free Trade Agreement, Armando F. Beteta

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Prolegomena to a postmodern theory of law, Murray J. Braithwaite

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Thailand and international law, Wayne Douglas Burns

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Control of land-based marine pollution in Southeast Asia : a legal perspective, Tong Cai

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Prometheus unbound : towards the more precise proscription of the socially undesirable market conduct associated with dominance, Craig Grierson Colvin

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Norm evolution without the state : an examination of the unique nature of commercial law, Bryan Howard Druzin

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The legal fact as a work of art : artificial intelligence and the pragmatics of legal interpretation, Richard Charles Edwards

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Pollution control, administrative discretion and science: a journey through the maze of environmental law, Caroline K.H. Findlay

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Regulations and their review in the People’s Republic of China, Anke Frankenberger

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Hate crime law & social contention : a comparison of nongovernmental knowledge practices in Canada & the United States, Bernard P. Haggerty

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Legal, economic, and industrial relations considerations in workforce integrations following corporate mergers, Fraser Douglas Hodge

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Sexual assault: public debate and criminal law reform, Jessie J. Horner

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The diversity and evolution of competition : an ideal proposed for regulatory design, Michael Peter Ilg

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The legality of the new industrial relations, Eugene Christopher Jamieson

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Transforming law's family: the legal recognition of planned lesbian families, Fiona Jane Kelly

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"Environmental law" or "development law"? : deconstructing liberal guilt, Geoffrey W.G. Leane

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Comparative studies on the financial holding company laws and practices in the U.S. and Taiwan, Hsiang Hsiang - Hui Emily Lee

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Women workers in export processing zones in Asia : a political economy perspective, Miyako Nakamura

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Sexist implications of law’s fidelity to science and reason, Christopher J. Nowlin

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The European communities and African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries : political, economic and legal effects of the single European act 1986 on post-1992 economic relations, Adesuwa Nore Omonuwa

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Legal controls of corporate management in Japan : comparisons with common law jurisdictions, Kuniko Oyama

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The role of a board of directors in responding to an unsolicited takeover bid, Mark W.J. Rankin

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Inter-American human rights protection: how methods and rules of interpretation are framed, Florian Reindel

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Penalizing corporations for environmental offences : a comparative study of the Canadian experience and the Finnish law proposal, Marja Kristiina Riihijärvi

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Coming out of hibernation : the Canadian public trust doctrine, Kate Penelope Smallwood

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Crown-aboriginal fiduciary relationships : false optimism or realistic expectations?, Patrick Walker

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The Role of law and policy in the offshore petroleum development of China, Kelei Xin

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A Non-market economy’s admission to the General Agreement of Tariffs and Trade: China’s unique situation, Yibing Yan

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A Comparative study of the contract remedy systems between Anglo-American law and Chinese law, Li Yin