Common Law Welcomes New Dean, Nathalie Des Rosiers
The Common Law Section is pleased to announce the appointment of Nathalie Des Rosiers as Dean of the Faculty of Law, Common Law Section. Her five-year mandate begins on July 1, 2013.
Ravi Malhotra Testifies Before CRTC in Favour of EqualiTV
Professor Ravi Malhotra recently testified before the Canadian Radio and Television Telecommunications Commission
(CRTC) in favour of a mandatory distribution application for EqualiTV
Professor Pacifique Manirakiza Awarded AusAID Grant
Common Law professor, Pacifique Manirakiza has been awarded a grant from the Australia Agency for International Development
’s (AusAID) Development Research Awards Scheme for their project on “Human Rights and Environmental Impact of Mining in Africa”.
3rd Annual Emerging Issues in Canadian Public Law Conference – May 23, 2013
The Public Law Group at the University of Ottawa’s Faculty of Law cordially invites you to the third annual Emerging Issues in Canadian Public Law Conference
on May 23, 2013, from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. in the Desmarais Building, room 12102.
Prof. Vanessa MacDonnell Awarded Research Development Program Grant
The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce that Professor Vanessa MacDonnell
has been awarded a Research Development Program grant of $19,687 this spring. This University of Ottawa program enables researchers to conduct research which will lay the groundwork for a new and competitive grant application to the Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council or other Tri-Council agencies.
Foundation for Legal Research Awards Four Common Law Professors
The Common Law Section congratulates Professors Marel Katsivela
, Michelle Flaherty
, Carissima Mathen
and Nathalie Chalifour
who were granted awards for their research projects from the Foundation for Legal Research
The Second uOttawa, Common Law “Women in Law” Luncheon - May 10, 2013
Dean Bruce Feldthusen and Alumnae Penny Collenette (’91), Janice Payne (’74) and Elizabeth Sanderson (’79) cordially invite you to attend The Second uOttawa, Common Law “Women in Law” Luncheon on Friday, May 10, 2013.
Stéphane Émard-Chabot (’91) Receives Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Medal
Common Law graduate and former faculty member Stéphane Émard-Chabot (’91) has been awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal, presented by the Federation of Canadian Municipalities.
Prof. Chandler Earns Funding as Key Member of Federal Transplant Research Program
Professor Jennifer Chandler
has received $155,000 in funding as a co-leader of the Law and Ethics Group within the Canadian National Transplant Research Program
(CNTRP). The funding will allow her to conduct ethical and legal research related to organ and tissue donation and transplantation over the next five years. She will be able to support graduate and JD students interested in working with her in this area.