The Kololian Family Scholarship for International Law Students
This scholarship enables two law graduates – one ethnic Chinese from China, and one ethnic Tibetan from either China or from the Tibetan community outside of China – to travel to Canada for a 12-month period to earn a Master of Laws Degree (LLM) at the University of Ottawa.
First Aid for Pre-Exam Jitters
Several Common Law professors have set up “virtual exam preparation” sessions to provide students with tips on succeeding in their law school exams. (details)
Arthur C. Helton Fellowship Program of the American Society of International Law 2013
The Helton Fellowships provide financial assistance in the form of “micro-grants” for law students and young professionals to pursue field work and/or research in areas involving international law, human rights, humanitarian affairs and other related areas. (details)
Ten Faculty Members Recognized at uOttawa Celebration of Excellence 2013
Ten Common Law faculty members were formally recognized at the University of Ottawa’s Reception in Celebration of Excellence in Research and Education on December 2, 2013. (details)
Calin Rovinescu (’80) Named The Globe and Mail’s Best Canadian CEO of 2013
Common Law National Program graduate Calin Rovinescu (’80), President Chief Executive Officer of Air Canada, has been named Canada’s best CEO in The Globe and Mail’s Report on Business magazine, released November 29, 2013. (details)
Nathalie Fortier ('97) Named Vice-Chair
Common Law, French Program alumnus Nathalie Fortier ('97) has recently been named the new Vice-Chair of the Child and Family Services Review Board and the Custody Review Board. (details)
Devin Persaud Named SABA Student of the Year
Common Law student Devin Persaud (3rd year English Program) has been awarded the South Asian Bar Association's (SABA) Student Recognition Award. (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.