The Honourable Jody Wilson-Raybould, Minister of Justice and Attorney General of Canada, announced on November 2, 2018 the appointment of Daniel Boone (LL.B. 1988) as a judge of the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador in St. John’s.
Nearly 60 Common Law alumni and friends gathered at the 3 Brewers Adelaide Microbrewery in Toronto on September 26, 2018 to celebrate their five-year anniversary since graduating from the University of Ottawa.
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.
Students in Professor Diane Labelle’s French language seminar on cannabis law, CML4504E, La réglementation du cannabis, had the opportunity to visit local producer HEXO Corp. on Monday, October 15 ahead of cannabis legalization taking effect in Canada
The Canadian section of the International Commission of Jurists (ICJ) has selected Professor Penelope Simons as the recipient of the 2018 Walter S. Tarnopolsky Award, citing her “background and commitment as an individual who has made a significant contribution to human rights.”