It is with great pleasure that we announce the call for nominations for the Common Law Section’s Internal Awards for 2018-2019. The nomination process is outlined below. Please consider nominating your professors and colleagues!
This January, the Common Law Section is welcoming an extraordinary group of visiting professors from within the community and around the world to take part in the law school’s annual January Term tradition. Students and professors alike will have the opportunity to explore timely topics like cannabis law, engage with international perspectives on subjects like the regulation of new technologies, and learn from an impressive roster of experts offering the latest insight on legal issues in fields ranging from military criminal law to sports law.
Professor Angela Cameron is one of 16 new appointees to the Order of Ottawa, a distinction given to outstanding residents who, through their professional achievements, have made an important contribution to life in the City of Ottawa.
In August 2018, Irwin Law published Professor VanDuzer’s book, The Law of Partnerships and Corporations, 4th edition. First published in 1997, Professor VanDuzer’s book has been widely used in law school courses across the country.
Professor Teresa Scassa has been awarded the University of Ottawa Library’s 2018 Open Scholarship Award, which recognizes faculty members who demonstrate excellence in supporting and practicing open scholarship. Professor Scassa is one of two winners this year; Professor Kelly Cobey of the Ottawa Hospital Research Institute is the other winner.