The ceremony in which SFU will confer the honorary degrees, will be held on the last day of the Dalai Lama's visit.
They also fear it can easily be coached and thus confer benefits to wealthy applicants.
This may confer an added benefit on women, whose families may be reluctant to let them study overseas.
Those who drafted the Convention have taken pains to confer rights differentially according to a classification process.
One of the things I found is that just because you pass a law and confer a benefit doesn't mean people know it exists.
In principle, it is patent rights that confer property rights in innovations.
moves were made to confer an honorary degree on her
It is the only means of establishing, under law, that the university has a historic power to confer degrees.
As a custom, it became regulated by laws that confer rights and impose duties on those who practice it.
The first is that the Act is a scheme of social welfare, intended to confer benefits at the public expense on grounds of public policy.