FEBRUARY 25, 2015 - Child’s Right to Identity and the Erosion of the Traditional Boundaries of Legal Parenthood in Mexican Family Law

The Human Rights Research and Education Centre presents:

“Child’s Right to Identity and the Erosion of the Traditional Boundaries of Legal Parenthood in Mexican Family Law ”

Wednesday, 25 February 2015 – 11:30am to 1pm

Where:  Fauteux Hall, 57 Louis-Pasteur

Room number: FTX 351 (3th floor)

English only event.

Lunch provided.

All are welcome.

Description:

This paper examines the implementation of article 7 and 8 of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child and its effects on Mexico's  parentage and filiation law. 

Speakers:

Graciela Jasa, Gordon F. Henderson Post-doctoral Fellow 2014-2015 at the Human Rights Research and Education Centre. In 2013, Graciela received her Doctor of Civil Law degree from McGill University. Her thesis examined the comparative law implications of implementing women’s rights in cohabitation and divorce law in both Mexico and Quebec. 

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