Douglas C. Harris

University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

Nathan T. Nemetz Chair in Legal History

1822 East Mall

Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 1Z1

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (18)

1.

Finding Nemo Dat in the Land Title Act: A Comment on Gill v. Bucholtz

UBC Law Review, Vol. 45, No. 1, pp. 205-222, 2012
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 22 Mar 2012
Douglas C. Harris and Karin Mickelson
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and UBC Faculty of Law
Downloads 426 (29,570)

Abstract:

British Columbia, Land Title Act, Property, Title Registration, Torrens system, Indefeasible title, Mortgages, Risk, Title Insurance

2.

Indefeasible Title in British Columbia: A Comment on the November 2005 Amendments to the Land Title Act

The Advocate, Vol. 64, pp. 529-537, 2006
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 30 May 2009
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 388 (37,254)

Abstract:

real property, land, title registration, indefeasible title, British Columbia

3.

Food Fish, Commercial Fish, and Fish to Support a Moderate Livelihood: Characterizing Aboriginal and Treaty Rights to Canadian Fisheries

Arctic Review on Law and Politics, Vol. 1, pp. 82-107, 2010
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Apr 2010
Douglas C. Harris and Peter Millerd
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and Independent
Downloads 329 (53,290)

Abstract:

Fisheries, Indigenous people, Aboriginal and treaty rights, Canada

4.

The Boldt Decision in Canada: Aboriginal Treaty Rights to Fish on the Pacific

THE POWER OF PROMISES: RETHINKING INDIAN TREATIES IN THE PACIFIC NORTHWEST, Alexandra Harmon, ed., University of Washington Press, 2008
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2014
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 240 (86,667)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Aboriginal law, Legal history, Fisheries law

5.

A Railway, a City, and the Public Regulation of Private Property: CPR v. City of Vancouver

CANADIAN PROPERTY LAW STORIES, James Muir, Eric Tucker, and Bruce Ziff, eds., Osgoode Society and Irwin Law, 2012
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2014
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 206 (88,803)

Abstract:

property, regulatory taking, constructive taking, de facto expropriation, constitutional rights, courts, Vancouver, railway, city

6.

Book Review of the Law of the Land: The Advent of the Torrens System in Canada, by Greg Taylor (Toronto: Osgoode Society for Canadian Legal History, 2008)

University of British Columbia Law Review, Vol. 43, pp. 259-267, 2010
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 14 Sep 2010 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2010
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 173 (77,569)

Abstract:

Land, Title registration, Torrens system, Legal history, Canada, Australia

7.

A Court Between: Aboriginal and Treaty Rights in the British Columbia Court of Appeal

British Columbia Studies, Vol. 162, pp. 137-164, 2009
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 12 Sep 2009
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 141 (146,253)

Abstract:

Aboriginal law, court of appeal, British Columbia

8.

Title Registration and the Abolition of Notice in British Columbia

(2014) 47 UBC Law Review 535-563,
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2014
Douglas C. Harris and May Au
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 113 (73,075)

Abstract:

property, land, title registration, Torrens, notice, equity, fraud, security, risk, British Columbia, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, United Kingdom

9.

Anti-Social Behaviour, Expulsion from Condominium, and the Reconstruction of Ownership

(2016) 54(1) Osgoode Hall Law Journal 53
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2017
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 106 (205,597)

Abstract:

ownership, property, land, condominium, strata title, freehold, housing, anti-social behaviour, spatial organization, eviction, sale, contempt of court, mental disorder, Ontario, British Columbia

10.

Dissolving Condominium, Private Takings, and the Nature of Property

B. Hoops et al, eds, Rethinking Expropriation Law II: Context, Criteria, and Consequences of Expropriation (The Hague, NL: Eleven, 2015) 263-297.
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 19 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2017
Douglas C. Harris and Nicole Gilewicz
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of British Columbia, Faculty of Law
Downloads 72 (131,863)

Abstract:

property, takings, expropriation, land, condominium, strata title, ownership, British Columbia, Canada

11.

Book Review of American Property: A History of How, Why, and What We Own, by Stuart Banner

Osgoode Hall Law Journal, Vol. 50, pp. 465-469, 2012
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 May 2013
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 57 (243,475)

Abstract:

property, law, land, intellectual property, legal history, United States

12.

Territoriality, Aboriginal Rights, and the Heiltsuk Spawn-on-Kelp Fishery

U.B.C. Law Review, Vol. 34, pp. 195-238, 2000
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 35 (330,342)
Citation 1

Abstract:

aboriginal law, fisheries, constitutional law - Canada

13.

Indigenous Territoriality in Canadian Courts

BOX OF TREASURES OR EMPTY BOX?: TWENTY YEARS OF SECTION 35, Ardith Walkem and Halie Bruce, eds. (Penticton, BC:Theytus Books, 2003) 176-194
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Feb 2013
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 16 (404,660)

Abstract:

Canada, Aboriginal rights, constitutional rights, section 35, territoriality, fisheries, colonialism, sovereignty, Haida, Nisga'a, halibut, quotas, Heiltsuk, Stolo, Okanagan, Musqueam

14.

A Property Law Reader: Cases, Questions and Commentary, 4th Edition, Preface and Table of Contents

A Property Law Reader: Cases, Questions and Commentary, 4th Edition, Toronto: Thomson Reuters, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 04 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2016
Bruce Ziff, Jeremy de Beer, Douglas C. Harris and Margaret McCallum
University of Alberta - Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law and University of New Brunswick - Fredericton - Faculty of Law
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Abstract:

property law; land law; real estate; personal property; intellectual property; property theory; legal education; legal practice; lawyers

15.

Lawyers' Empire and The Great Transformation

(2017) 24:1 International Journal of the Legal Profession
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 25 Aug 2016 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2016
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
Downloads 0 (386,487)

Abstract:

Legal Profession, Legal Education, Legal History, Lawyers, Liberalism, Colonialism, Imperialism, Market, Polanyi

16.

Condominium and the City: The Rise of Property in Vancouver

Law and Social Inquiry, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2011
Posted: 30 Jan 2012
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

law, property, condominium, strata title, common law, city, urban, Vancouver, Canada, gentrification, legal history

17.

Fish, Law, and Colonialism: The Legal Capture of Salmon in British Columbia

FISH, LAW, AND COLONIALISM: THE LEGAL, CAPTURE OF SALMON IN BRITISH COLUMBIA, University of Toronto Press, 2001
Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2011
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law

Abstract:

Salmon fisheries, Fishery law and legislation, British Columbia, History, Natives, Fishing

18.

Landing Native Fisheries: Indian Reserves and Fishing Rights in British Columbia, 1849-1925

LANDING NATIVE FISHERIES, INDIAN RESERVES AND FISHING RIGHTS IN BRITISH COLUMBIA, 1849-1925, p. 256, Vancouver: UBC Press, 2008
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2015
Douglas C. Harris
University of British Columbia - Faculty of Law
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Citation 2

Abstract:

Indians of North America, Fishing, History, British Columbia, Fishery law and legislation, Land tenure, Government relations