Alumnus Bruce La Rochelle (’76) Appointed to CART
Congratulations to Bruce La Rochelle (’76) on his recent appointment to the Canada Agricultural Review Tribunal (CART) by Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz.
In Memoriam: Jean-Claude A. Gélinas (’78)
It was with deep sadness that the Faculty of Law learned of the passing of Jean-Claude A. Gélinas (’78), who passed away on May 29, 2012 at the age of 57.
In Memoriam: David Borges (‘99)
The Faculty of Law is very saddened to learn that David Borges ('99) passed away suddenly on April 02, 2012 at the age of 42.
In Memoriam: Andrea Blakeley (’05)
It was with profound sadness that the Faculty of Law learned of the death of Andrea Blakeley, who passed away on April 25, 2012 at the age of 37.
Common Law Honour Society 2012 Call for Nominations
Do you know a uOttawa Common Law graduate who you would like to nominate for induction into the Common Law Honour Society? Established in 2003, the Common Law Honour Society is the Common Law Section's most prestigious alumni distinction. It is our intention to continue to honour an additional three or four graduates every year, but we need your help.
Sheila Block (’72) Wins Meritas Tabaret Award
Alumnae Sheila Block (’72) will receive the Meritas Tabaret Award for Alumni Achievement.
The Honourable Alain H. Perron (’92) Named to Ontario Court of Justice
The Honourable Alain H. Perron (’92) has been appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice, effective April 25, 2012. He will preside in a bilingual position in Parry Sound.
André Marin (’89) Receives OBA Distinguished Service Award
National Program graduate and Ombudsman of Ontario, André Marin (’89) has been chosen to receive the Ontario Bar Association’s Distinguished Service Award for 2012.
Alumna Madam Justice Korpan (’80) Appointed to SCJ
The Honourable Denise M. Korpan ('80), a lawyer with Siskinds LLP in London, is appointed a judge of the Superior Court of Justice, Family Division, in London, to replace Madam Justice M.E. Marshman, who elected to become a supernumerary judge as of November 23, 2011.