Alberta Law Reform Institute
The Alberta Law Reform Institute is the official law reform agency for the province of Alberta. It provides independent comprehensive advice to the Government of Alberta and other agencies to ensure that the law and administration of justice are kept up to date and serve Albertans to the best extent possible.
Dedicated to advancing just and effective laws through independent legal research, consultation and analysis.
The Alberta Law Reform Institute publishes Final Report 106 - Assisted Reproduction After Death: Parentage and Implications
The Alberta Law Reform Institute has published Final Report 106 - Assisted Reproduction After Death: Parentage and Implications.
The idea of recognising parentage and inheritance rights for children born after the death of one of their genetic parents has been part of the common law for centuries. However, these provisions have only applied to children en ventre sa mère. In other words, parentage and inheritance rights are bestowed upon those children who are in utero at the time of a parent's death, provided they are subsequently born alive.Read more...
ALRI is Looking for its Next Director
The Board of the Alberta Law Reform Institute is looking for a Director to guide the organization commencing in the fall of 2015.
Complete details can be found on our careers page.