Common Law Honour Society 2014 Call for Nominations
Do you know a uOttawa Common Law graduate 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.
Upcoming Event: International Law Group Hosts Shiri Krebs
On April 24, 2014 the International Law Group will host Shiri Krebs for an information session entitled, “Naming, Blaming and Legal Framing: Barriers to War Crimes Investigations”. The event will take place from 10:00-12:00 p.m. in Fauteux Hall, room 570. (details)
Student Michele Krech Wins International Humanitarian Law Writing Competition
Common Law student Michele Krech has won the Fourth Annual International Humanitarian Law Writing Competition, awarded by the Center for Human Rights and Humanitarian Law at the American University Washington College of Law, and the American Society of International Law (ASIL). (details)
Ronald St. John Macdonald Young Scholars Award: Call for Student Papers
The Canadian Council on International Law is inviting international law papers from students who are studying at the graduate or undergraduate level in any discipline. Articling students are also eligible: papers from articling students will be considered under the graduate student category. Click here for more information.
Prof. Steger Attends Historic International Law Meetings in Washington, D.C.
Professor Debra Steger recently attended the historic American Society of International Law (ASIL) and International Law Association (ILA) joint meetings in Washington, D.C. from April 7 to 12, 2014. She is one of only three Canadian members of the International Trade Committee of the ILA. (details)
Four New Professors Hired at the Common Law Section
Common Law Alumnus Marquis Felix (’96) Appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice
The Honourable Marquis Felix (’96), graduate of the Common Law Section, has been appointed to the Ontario Court of Justice, effective April 16, 2014. (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.