Canada's Chief Justice : Beverley McLachlin's legacy of law and leadership /
- Publication info:
- Toronto, Ontario : LexisNexis Canada, 2018.
Osgoode Hall Law School Library
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- Corporate Subject:
- Canada's Chief Justice : Beverley McLachlin's legacy of law and leadership / general editors, Marcus Moore, Daniel Jutras.
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LexisNexis Canada, 2018
- Portion of Title:
- Beverley McLachlin's legacy of law and leadership
- Language Notes:
Includes some text in French.
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Osgoode faculty contributors: Benjamin L. Berger, Peter W. Hogg, Lorne Sossin.
"This one-of-a kind tribute collection offers the scholarly perspective on the legacy and contributions of former Supreme Court of Canada Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin, by bringing together the thoughtful reflections of more than 30 expert observers of impressive pedigree and diverse personal and intellectual viewpoints, illuminating a wide range of aspects of the Chief Justice's legal journey. The collection includes words of personal appreciation and accolades from former heads of the Canadian government and top leaders of the Canadian, American, French, and English bench, along with analytical papers reflecting on the Chief Justice's legacy and influence organized around four themes of recognition: Leadership, The Canadian Idea, Harmony, and Judicial Virtues. The volume is filled with photos of key moments of Chief Justice McLachlin's life journey, and includes the full unedited transcript of an exclusive wide-ranging substantive interview with Her Honour. Plus, various resourceful tools including a bibliography of the Chief Justice's speeches made during her tenure (2000-2017) and judgments as a justice of the Supreme Court (1989-2018) accompanied by scholarly analysis."
- Item Description:
"Canada's Chief Justice : Beverley McLachlin's Legacy of Law and Leadership is a collection of papers developed out of Supreme Court Law Review, Second Series."
- Physical Description:
cxx, 748 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references.
- Toronto, Ontario : LexisNexis Canada, 2018.
Table of Contents
- Gardien du phare = Keeper of the lighthouse / Richard Wagner
- An appointment with destiny / Brian Mulroney
- Incomparable judge, inspiring woman / Adrienne Clarkson
- A leader among chiefs : an American perspective on Beverley McLachlin's legacy as Chief Justice / John G. Roberts
- Living leadership. A leader born and bred : the story of Beverley McLachlin / Warren K. Winkler
- Leader and representative : the legacy of Beverley McLachlin inside and outside of court / Emmett Macfarlane
- The distinct leadership profiles of intermediate and final appellate courts / Mary Arden
- Beverley McLachlin : femme, juge, porte-étendard / Marie Deschamps
- Keeping our promises : access to justice / Thomas A. Cromwell
- Immigration law under the McLachlin court / Catherine Dauvergne
- The Canadian idea. The separation of powers and constitutional balance at the McLachlin court / David Schneiderman
- The constitution of the administrative state / Kate Glover Berger
- The expositor and guardian of our constitutional values / Richard Albert
- Federalism(s) in the Supreme Court of Canada during the McLachlin years / Wade Wright
- The global and the local : connections across borders in the thought of Beverley McLachlin / Janice Gross Stein and Benjamin Smalley
- Cours suprêmes et questions de société : la question des mariages entre personnes de même sexe / Guy Canivet
- Harmony. Justice as harmony : the distinct resonance of Chief Justice Beverley McLachlin's juridical genius / Marcus Moore
- The duty to consult and accommodate aboriginal peoples / Peter W. Hogg
- Compromise, rights and federalism : academic reflections and constitutional jurisprudence / Hoi L. Kong
- McLachlin's Holy Grail and the people's Charter / Lorne Sossin
- La très honorable Beverley McLachlin et l'émergence des valeurs canadiennes / Serge Joyal
- Judicial virtues. Practical wisdom as judicial virtue : assessing Chief Justice McLachlin / Daniel Jutras
- Making and doing legal history : Beverley McLachlin as legal scholar and trial judge / DeLloyd J. Guth
- The rise and fall of freedom of expression in the McLachlin court? / Jean-François Gaudreault-DesBiens, Vanessa Ntaganda and Noura Karazivan
- International impact and influence : three landmark cases from the Canadian law of obligations / James Goudkamp
- What humility isn't : responsibility and the judicial role / Benjamin L. Berger
- Conclusion. Chief Justice McLachlin in her own words / Kirk Makin in conversation with the Right Honourable Beverley McLachlin.