Professor Martha Jackman Publishes Advancing Social Rights in Canada
Professor Martha Jackman has edited a new publication, with co-editor Bruce Porter, Executive Director of the Social Rights Advocacy Centre, entitled Advancing Social Rights in Canada (Irwin Law).
Workshop and Book Launch: “Using the Charter to Privatize Medicare: Truth or Dare?”
The Common Law Section is pleased to invite you to a book launch on Wednesday, November 26, 2014 from 4:00 – 5:30 p.m. in the Gowlings Moot Court (FTX 147), celebrating the recent publications of Prof. Colleen Flood (The Right to Health at the Public/Private Divide: A Global Comparative Study) and Prof. Martha Jackman (Advancing Social Rights in Canada). A reception and book signing will follow in the Tsampalieros Atrium. Click here for more information.
“A Conversation with Emeritus Professor Donat Pharand”
This moderated discussion, chaired by Professor Don McRae, will be a rare occasion to chat informally with Professor Donat Pharand on his life and career and on the future of the Arctic region. (details)
Social Justice Fellowship – Call for Applications
The Social Justice Committee is pleased to announce its Social Justice Fellowship for 2015. The deadline for applications is December 1, 2014. (details)
Ian Scott Courtroom Hearings: November 17-19, 2014
Students are invited to drop in to the Ian Scott Courtroom’s adjoining classroom (BRS 232) on November 17, 18 and 19 to witness a Federal Court immigration hearing (Nov. 17) and four Tax Court of Canada hearings (Nov. 18 & 19). (details)
Common Law Welcomes the Honorable Justice Constance Hunt
The brave and inspiring Justice Constance Hunt was welcomed to the Faculty of Law on November 4, 2014 to discuss the realities of a career as a judge. She did so by reflecting on her own personal experience as a judge of the Court of Appeal of Alberta. (details)
Welcoming the Honourable Justice Clément Gascon
In keeping with the tradition of celebrating newly appointed judges to the Supreme Court of Canada, the Faculty of Law hosted a welcoming reception for the Honourable Mr. Justice Clément Gascon on October 28, 2014. All nine judges of the Supreme Court attended the event. (details)
Change in Degree Designation: Converting Your LL.B. to a JD
L’AÉÉCLSS - Common Law Student Society
North American Consortium on Legal Education
NACLE promotes student and faculty exhchanges between Canada, the United States and Mexico.
Human Rights in the Canadian Mining Sector
Academic Fraud During Exams
The Ottawa Law Review
The Ottawa Law Review, established in 1966, is a fully peer-reviewed, national legal journal published in both French and English by students, scholars and practitioners.