Common Law Section

Événement de lancement de Pro Bono Students Canada

Le très honorable Richard Wagner, C.P., Juge en chef du Canada, prononcera une allocution à cet événement communautaire gratuit et ouvert à tous les étudiants de l'Université d'Ottawa. Le juge en chef discutera de sa perspective de l'accès à la justice et des raisons pour lesquelles les étudiants devraient valoriser le travail d'intérêt public dans leur carrière, afin d'augmenter l'accès au système judiciaire pour tous les canadiens. De légers rafraîchissements et un divertissement suivront l'allocution du juge en chef.

 

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Thursday 13 September 2018 à 11 h 30 to à 13 h 00
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Pro Bono Students Canada Launch Event

The Right Honourable Richard Wagner, P.C., Chief Justice of Canada will be providing the keynote address at this free, community event. The Chief Justice will speak about access to justice and the reason for students to work towards ensuring access to justice for all Canadians. A light lunch and entertainment following the Chief Justice's address will be provided.

 

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Thursday, 13 September 2018 - 11:30 am to 1:00 pm
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Cyber Attack – Threats to Canadian Democracy

The incidence of cyber threats on the democratic process poses an increasing international risk to electoral integrity. While some of the new technology threats are familiar — fake news, propaganda, theft of information – others remain outside of the discourse. Additionally, the scale, speed, reach, ease, and sophistication of potential attacks is unprecedented.

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Wednesday, 6 June 2018 - 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
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Reflecting on the Legacy of Chief Justice McLachlin

Reflecting on the Legacy of Chief Justice McLachlin

The Right Honourable The Baroness Hale of Richmond
President of the Supreme Court of the United Kingdom

 

 

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Tuesday, 10 April 2018 - 1:00 pm to 1:45 pm
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TEACH IN Aunty/Indigenous Love:

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TEACH IN
Aunty/Indigenous Love:
Canadian Lawlessness, Indigenous Law and Justice

Panelist:

Sylvia McAdam Saysewahum
Founder, Idle No More

Janice Makokis
Saddle Lake Cree Nation Lawyer and Activist

Tracey Lindberg
Kelly Lake Cree Nation Author and Law Professor

Erica Violet Lee
Nehiyaw activist, blogger and graduate student

Moderator

Breanne Martin
Métis, Indigenous Law Students’ Association

Sub-title: 
Canadian Lawlessness, Indigenous Law and Justice
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Thursday, 5 April 2018 - 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
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Formalizing the Right to a Healthy Environment in Canada

The David Suzuki Foundation, Ecojustice Environmental Law Clinic at the University of Ottawa, University of Ottawa Centre for Environmental Law and Global Sustainability, and University of Ottawa Human Rights Education and Research Centre invite you to Canada’s first symposium on Environmental Rights, on February 15, 2018. This one-day event at the University of Ottawa will bring together leading academics, advocates and policy-makers to profile research in this area and related policy developments.

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Canada's first symposium on environmental rights
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Thursday 15 February 2018 à 09 h 30 to à 16 h 00
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“Formalizing the Right to a Healthy Environment in Canada”

The David Suzuki Foundation, Ecojustice Environmental Law Clinic at the University of Ottawa, University of Ottawa Centre for Environmental Law and Global Sustainability, and University of Ottawa Human Rights Education and Research Centre invite you to Canada’s first symposium on Environmental Rights, on February 15, 2018. This one-day event at the University of Ottawa will bring together leading academics, advocates and policy-makers to profile research in this area and related policy developments.

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Canada's first symposium on environmental rights
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Thursday, 15 February 2018 - 9:30 am to 4:00 pm
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Research-O-Thon: Civil Liability for Climate Change

We are inviting all law and graduate students to participate in this research-o-thon, and contribute to the advancement of public interest environmental law. Specially, students will perform research on civil liability for climate change.

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Wednesday 14 March 2018 à 08 h 00 to à 20 h 00
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Research-O-Thon: Civil Liability for Climate Change

We are inviting all law and graduate students to participate in this research-o-thon, and contribute to the advancement of public interest environmental law. Specially, students will perform research on civil liability for climate change.

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Wednesday, 14 March 2018 - 8:00 am to 8:00 pm
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Conférence pratiquO

Conférenciers:

Prof. Alain roussy - Faculté de droit, Université d'Ottawa

Louise Hurteau - Avocate, Barreau de l'Ontario 

Mélanie Lord - Avocate, Lafleur & associés

Inscription gratuite: pratiquo.ca/conference-atelier/developpements-recents-responsabilite-professionnelle-parajuristes/

Ce programme contient 2 heures de professionalisme.

Cette organisation a été aprouvée comme fournisseur agrée de contenu de professionalisme par le Barreau de l'Ontario. 

*Déjeuner fourni - Toutes et tous sont les bienvenus*

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Développements récents en responsabilité professionnelle pour parajuristes
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Friday 23 March 2018 à 10 h 00 to à 12 h 00
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