Bernard L Adell

First Law Alumnus to become Dean of the

Faculty of Law at Queen’s University, 1977 – 1982.

Born: Edmonton, AB, 1939

  • 1960 – LLB, Faculty of Law University of Alberta, Awarded Gold Medal
  • 1961 – Rhodes Scholarship
  • 1961-62 – Wadham College, Oxford
  • 1962-64 - Nuffield College, Oxford 1962-64
  • 1967 – Doctor of Philosophy, Oxford University

Queen’s University, Faculty of Law

  • 1964-67 – Assistant Professor, 1967-69 Associate Professor
  • 1969-04 – Professor
  • 1969-71 – Associate Dean
  • 1977-82 - Dean of the Faculty of Law
  • 2004 - present - Professor Emeritus

Recent Professional Achievements

  • 2005-2007 – Adjunct appointment as Director, Professional Development LLM Program in Labour & Employment Law, Osgoode Hall Law School, York University
  • Editor in Chief, Canadian Labour and Employment Law Journal
  • Coordinated academic consultations for Federal Labour Standards Review
  • Co-authored a nation-wide study on strikes in essential services
  • Labour arbitrator and mediator Member of College Reviewers for Canada Research Chairs Program

Recent Publications Include

  • Bernard Adell. The Duty of Fair Representation in Discrimination Cases: The New Obligation to Be Proactive," in Labour Arbitration Yearbook 2001-2002 (Toronto: Lancaster House, 2002), v. 1, pp. 263-277
  • Bernard Adell. "Pepsi-Cola and Secondary Picketing: Back to the Economic Torts" (2002), xx Canadian Labour and Employment Law Journal xx.([forthcoming)
  • Bernard Adell. Michel Grant and Allen Ponak. Strikes in Essential Services. (Kingston: IRC Press, Queen's University, 2001).
  • Bernard Adell."Arbitral Discretion in the Admission of Evidence: What Limits Should There Be?" in Labour Arbitration Yearbook 1999-2000 (Toronto: Butterworths - Lancaster House, 2000), v. 2, pp. 1-37
  • Bernard Adell. "Jurisdictional Overlap between Arbitration and Other Forums: An Update," (2000) 8 Canadian Labour and Employment Law Journal 179-230.

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