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The Royal Society of Canada honors three members of the Faculty of Law

The Faculty of Law is proud to announce that three of its professors – Dean Nathalie Des Rosiers and Professors Elizabeth Sheehy and Lucie Lamarche – have been welcomed as new members of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC).




Interested in Competitive Mooting? Looking for Tips from Some of Ontario’s Top Litigators?

Please join us on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from noon until 1:30 p.m. in the Norton Rose Fulbright Canada Classroom (FTX 302) for the CazaSaikaley Litigation Tips Lunch.  Throughout the lunch hour, you will receive tips and feedback from CazaSaikaley lawyers who have argued at all levels of Court, from the Superior Court of Justice to the Supreme Court of Canada, often in both official languages. (details)


Upcoming Event: The Last Lecture

On September 19th, 2014, the Common Law Section will host the first annual Last Lecture featuring professors Vern Krishna and Suzanne Bouclin. Following the Last Lecture, there will be a cocktail reception in the Tsampalieros Atrium (FTX 371) to launch the Common Law Reunion Weekend. (details)

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Dean Nathalie Des Rosiers Accepts Ice Bucket Challenge for ALS

Dean Nathalie Des Rosiers accepted the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge on September 2nd, 2014 in front of Fauteux Hall.

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Orientation 2014

This year’s orientation activities will take place on Tuesday, September 2, 2014. New students will have a chance to meet their professors and get a glimpse of the opportunities and experiences that await them in their legal education.  Please note that Orientation is mandatory for all incoming first-year students.  Click here for more information.

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Faculty of Law Opens Business Law Clinic, Helping Entrepreneurs and Small Businesses

The Faculty of Law will open Canada’s first bilingual and bijural Business Law Clinic in September. The new program will provide free legal services to entrepreneurs, small businesses, and non-profit organizations in both official languages, and in both the common and civil law systems. (details)


Announcing the 2014 Common Law Honour Society Inductees

Common Law is pleased to announce that Karen Restoule (’12), May Cheng (’91), Hugh Verrier (’81), and Myles Kirvan (’79) will be inducted into the Common Law Honour Society at the annual Homecoming Gala Dinner on September 20, 2014. 

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

Online Videos of the Workshop and Public Meeting

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.

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