Professor Pacifique Manirakiza has been appointed to the Commission of Inquiry charged with investigating human rights violations committed during the armed conflict that erupted in South Sudan in mid-December 2013.
A recent graduate from the Common Law program, Karen Restoule has been cited in the February 2013 Report of the Independent Review, conducted by the Honourable Frank Iacobucci (D.U. 1995), entitled “First Nations Representation on Juries”.
On Thursday, February 7, 2013 the Ottawa Law Review hosted its third annual Symposium, entitled “The Labour Trilogy”, to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Supreme Court of Canada’s Labour Trilogy.
On Wednesday, February 13, 2013, students of the National Program and the Common Law Section hosted recently retired Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada, the Honourable Marie Deschamps for a conference discussing bijuralism in Canada.