Prime Minister Justin Trudeau announced on Thursday, October 11, 2018 that the Governor General has appointed Common Law alumna and Honour Society member Josée Forest-Niesing (LL.B. 1988) to fill one of two vacancies in the Senate.
Faculty of Law, Common Law alumna Katherine Cooligan (LL.B. 1989) was recently featured in the Ottawa Business Journal, where she opened up about her experience in family law and the personal events that shaped who she is today.
The leading global gathering of international economic law scholars, the Society of International Economic Law (SIEL) Conference, was held at Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, D.C. from July 12-14, 2018.
Faculty of Law, Common Law Section alumna Vivene Salmon (LL.B. 2009) recently sat down with the Canadian Bar Association’s National Magazine to discuss her upcoming term as Vice-President of the CBA for 2018-2019.
Dean Adam Dodek, Professor Errol Mendes and Honourary Doctorate Recipient Cindy Blackstock (D.U. 2018) have been appointed to the Raoul Wallenberg Centre for Human Rights (RWCHR) Senior Fellows Initiative.