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The Canadian Journal of Family Law is a bianual interdisciplinary journal that publishes English and French academic articles on a broad range of family law issues. It is a refereed publication, with articles reviewed by an Advisory Board of legal professionals and academics.
The Journal is the first family law journal in Canada. The first volume was published in 1978 at Osgoode Hall. In 1982, the Journal moved to the University of British Columbia (UBC). For more information about the history of the Journal, click here.
The Journal encourages student involvement. It is produced by an Editorial Staff of UBC Faculty of Law students. Students are also invited to submit papers to the annual Allan Falconer Memorial Student Essay Competition.
Volume 27, Number 2, 2011
- Introducing the Next Class of Bastard: An Assessment of the Definitional Implications of the Succession Law Reform Act for After-Born Children - Courtney Retter
- Donor Unknown: Assessing the Section 15 Rights of Donor-Conceived Offspring - Vanessa Gruben and Daphne Gilbert
Allan Falconer Memorial Student Essay Contest Winner
- "See You on Skype!": Relocation, Access, and Virtual Parenting in the Digital Age - Christine E. Doucet
- Transforming Law's Family: The Legal Recognition of PLanned Lesbian Motherhood by Fiona Kelly - Shelly A. M. Gavigan
- Share the Wealth? Kerr v Baranow and the "Joint Family Venture" - Jennifer Flood