Anishinaabe Law Camp

Western University held its first Anishinaabe Law Camp over four days from March 23-26, 2017. Michael coordinated the event, which was generously hosted by the Chippewas of the Thames First Nation. There on the territory of Deshkan Ziibing, students and faculty from...

Book contract signed

In March 2015, Michael signed a book contract with University of Toronto Press. Professor Coyle and Professor John Borrows will be co-editing a book that explores differing visions of the historical treaties in Canada and treaty remedies. Michael’s chapter in the book...

First Nations Treaty Disputes Conference

On January 17, 2015 Michael and Professor John Borrows of the University of Victoria Faculty of Law co-chaired a national conference focused on finding better ways to address First Nations-Crown treaty disputes. Under the banner “Treaty Right(s): Re-imagining...