Runnymede Fellows Program

The Runnymede Society seeks papers relating to themes of the rule of law, freedom, and constitutionalism. Any paper broadly falling into one of these categories is eligible. Papers should be between 5,000 and 10,000 words. Note that fellowship recipients may be required to condense the length of their papers prior...

Law and Freedom 2023

The Runnymede Society is pleased to announce that Law and Freedom 2023 will be held January 20-21, 2022 at Hart House in Toronto, ON. Each year, Law and Freedom gathers over hundreds of scholars, lawyers, and law students to hear from the best and brightest in Canada’s legal community on pressing topics of...

Call for Papers

The Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba, Faculty of Law, University of Alberta, and the Runnymede Society invite paper proposals in English or in French for a one-day, all-day workshop/symposium on private rights and the rule of law. The symposium will be held in Banff on July 10, 2023. Papers...

Announcement: Law & Freedom 2022 Rescheduled

Runnymede Society National Director releases update regarding Law & Freedom 2022: I’d like to begin by thanking everyone who has already registered to attend Law & Freedom 2022. We know what this conference means to so many of you, and how eager our members are to gather together again in...

Supreme Court Law Review: Call for Papers

[et_pb_section admin_label="section"] [et_pb_row admin_label="row"] [et_pb_column type="4_4"][et_pb_text admin_label="Text"] The Unwritten Principle of Constitutionalism in Canadian Jurisprudence: Does a (Meta-)principle Undergird Canada’s Rule of Law, and is it Justiciable? A project co-presented by Maxime St-Hilaire (Faculté de droit, Université de Sherbrooke), Ryan Alford, (Bora Laskin Faculty of Law, Lakehead University) and the...

Introducing Our New National Director

The Runnymede Society is pleased to announce the appointment of Kristopher Kinsinger as our new National Director. Over the summer months, Kristopher has worked closely with our former National Director Mark Mancini and the rest of the Runnymede team to transition into his new role. We are especially grateful to...

Runnymede Society Summer Speakers Series

We are excited to announce our new Summer Speakers Series! This series will feature prominent legal academics and judges speaking on various topics of interest to the broader legal community. Participants will gather on Zoom to hear from these speakers. All are invited, but pre-registration is required. We currently have...

Runnymede Society Student Leadership Conference

Welcome, all, to our first blog post on the new Runnymede Society website! I write today to announce the date and location of the annual Runnymede Student Leadership Conference. Barring the continuation of COVID-19 quarantine measures, this year's conference will take place on August 7-9, 2020 in Ottawa at the...

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