USask hosts McKercher Lecture Series at the College of Law

SASKATOON – The University of Saskatchewan (USask) College of Law is pleased to announce a series of thought-provoking lectures as part of its Fall 2023 lineup. These captivating sessions will explore critical topics in law and justice, featuring distinguished speakers from across Canada. Media representatives are invited to attend and cover these enlightening events.

On September 25, 2023, the College of Law will host the first instalment of its fall lecture series, titled “AI and the Practice of Law.” This engaging session will feature two prominent speakers and USask alumni, Andrew Arruda (JD’14), CEO and co-founder of Flexpa, and Joseph Gill (JD’11) from McKercher LLP. They will share insights into the intersection of artificial intelligence and the legal profession. Attendees will gain valuable perspectives on how AI is reshaping legal practices and its impact on the legal landscape.

Date: September 25, 2023
Time: 12 pm
Location: MLT Aikins Lecture Theatre (Room 150) College of Law, University of Saskatchewan

Additional upcoming lectures:

  • October 2, 2023: Is Buying Silence Legal? Speaker: The Honourable Marilou McPhedran, Senator
  • October 23, 2023: Family Justice: Indigenous World View - Jurisdiction Must Prevail Speaker: Former Chief, Cadmus Delorme, Cowessess First Nation
  • October 30, 2023: The Misinformation Dilemma Speaker: Professor Timothy Caulfield, Canada Research Chair in Health Law and Policy, University of Alberta

Time: 12 pm

Location: MLT Aikins Lecture Theatre (Room 150) College of Law, University of Saskatchewan

The College of Law at USask is committed to fostering important discussions on legal topics that are relevant to our community and society at large.

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Interviews with speakers may be available after the lecture.


For more information, contact: 
Brooke Kleiboer 
USask Media Relations 

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