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Our faculty, staff and associates work together to support the Marine & Environmental Law Institute's world-reknowned research, teaching and advocacy. Learn more about our team.

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Our research spans the globe and influences policy and decision-making in a variety of areas including environmental regulation, ocean law and regime building. Learn more about our research.

Marine & Environmental Law News

This week's Dal-hosted Arctic Research Symposium brought together experts from different fields, including Professor Aldo Chircop from the Marine and Environmental Law Institute, to share their thoughts on the Arctic and to discuss major issues surrounding the region.
While at the Schulich School of Law, Ocean Frontier Institute International Postdoctoral Research Fellow Desai Shan is conducting research on occupational health and safety regulation and management on the Great Lakes and St. Lawrence River.
Although Jocelin d’Entremont (JD ’12) has been practicing fisheries law and marine law at Hood Fraser d’Entremont Law Firm in Yarmouth, N.S., since 2013, his personal connection to the sea dates back to his childhood.
Meet Lisa Benjamin, who will soon complete her six-month stint as a Schulich Law Killam Postdoctoral Fellow.
"The Future of Ocean Governance and Capacity Development" features an essay by Professor David L. VanderZwaag, "Edging Towards Principled Ocean Governance: Law of the Sea and Beyond" and a contribution to the introduction by Professor Emeritus Moira L. McConnell. This publication is now available via free open access online.
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