September 28, 2016
Syrian conflict: Why it's time to hold Russia to account (The Globe and Mail)
Errol Mendes, Common Law Section, explains how Russian action in Syria is hindering the ability to find solutions and how it is setting a long-term, international precedent.
Surrogacy in Canada should give us cause for concern (The Globe and Mail)
Vanessa Gruben, Common Law Section, and her colleague analyze the current surrogacy trends in Canada and the lack of tracking of these arrangements.
How Justin Trudeau sparked the Ottawa real-estate market (The Globe and Mail)
Michael Bird, Common Law Section, explains how buyer confidence and real-estate rates in Ottawa tend to increase under Liberal governments.
Is renegade Marin ready for team politics? (Toronto Sun)
This article reviews André Marin and Nathalie Des Rosiers’, Common Law Section, for the Progressive Conservative and Liberal bids, respectively, in the looming Ottawa-Vanier by-election.
CRA won’t negotiate settlements with those linked to Panama Papers (BNN)
Vern Krishna, Faculty of Law, comments on the quality of information the Canada Revenue Agency is working with and the legal complications it will overcome regarding the individuals and companies named in the leaked Panama Papers.