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Osgoode student pitches entrepreneurial idea with international team
on April 21, 2014
Bridging the gap between law and business
Last week, Osgoode Hall Law School student Martin Hui presented a project he worked on with law students from the University of São Paulo in Brazil and Peking University School of Transnational Law in China.
Law School Futures
on April 21, 2014
Northern original
Thunder Bay, Ont., is the hometown of two of Canada’s most distinguished and original legal thinkers: Bora Laskin and Paul Weiler. So perhaps we should not be surprised that what could be characterized as the most radical change to university legal education in Canada in a generation, the “integrated practice curriculum” of Lakehead University’s new JD program, originated in Thunder Bay.
on April 14, 2014
Video: McGill law students launch anti-discrimination campaign
A group of law students from McGill University have launched a campaign to “denounce the conscious and unconscious micro-aggression” they face at the school.

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Spring 2014, Volume 9 • Issue 1
    • Subtitle Cover Story
    Written by Zachary Pedersen
    Issue: Spring 2014
    Students enrolled in Lakehead University’s new law program will be able to practise law after completing just three years of…
  • Written by Marg. Bruineman
    Issue: Spring 2014
    A prospective law school student has many options in Canada.
    • Subtitle Q & A
    Written by Zachary Pedersen
    Issue: Spring 2014
    Gail Wong, director of McCarthy Tétrault LLP’s student program for the Ontario region, talks to 4Students assistant editor Zachary Pedersen…
    • Subtitle Lucy Costa wants to change perceptions of mental illness.
    Written by Vawn Himmelsbach
    Issue: Spring 2014
    Madness isn’t just a label or a category. And Lucy Costa wants to change our perception of what “mad” actually…
    • Subtitle Ryerson University and the University of Ottawa to deliver Ontario’s other options for becoming a lawyer.
    Written by Zachary Pedersen
    Issue: Spring 2014
    Until now, all Ontario lawyers had to complete the traditional articling process before being called to the bar. But last…
    • Subtitle A fulfilling career doesn’t always have to start with a traditional law firm job.
    Written by Yamri Taddese
    Issue: Spring 2014
    Bay Street law firm jobs may be hard to come by, but there might be other places that will let…
    • Subtitle The Pros and Cons
    Written by Zachary Pedersen
    Issue: Spring 2014
    Practising in the 905, in Saint John, N.B., Aboriginal Law, Family Law
    • Subtitle Students' Page
    Written by Zachary Pedersen
    Issue: Spring 2014
    Steven Hansen is a third-year law student at the University of Alberta. Each year, the school holds a cabaret music…
    • Subtitle Editor's Desk
    Written by Gail J. Cohen
    Issue: Spring 2014
    You have to be *#$?% kidding me!
RT @LeeAkazaki: Again and again, #TWU President's choices to ignore questions and to be his own lawyer haunt application before #LSUC.
RT @LawTimes: Any predictions on the #LSUC #TWU vote today?
RT @BadLegalLLP: For those interested, our firm has published a memo on the SCC's upcoming #SenateReference. cc @EmmMacfarlane @acoyne http…
RT @belangerjf: Kidnapped journalist @SimonOstrovsky with me minutes after his release in Slaviansk. @CBCNews @CBCAlerts
RT @LawTimes: Meanwhile in BC, some 1177 members have requested that the BC law society reconsiders its accreditation of TWU.

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