Justice Donald McLeod becomes second recipient of Lincoln Alexander Award
on March 3, 2014
One of Ontario’s newest judges has been awarded The Honourable Lincoln Alexander ‘53 Award from the Black Law Students’ Association at Osgoode Hall Law School.
on March 3, 2014
I was one of those students who was hit with a mega invoice from the Law Society of Upper Canada a few weeks ago. As I finished tallying the numbers, my mouth agape, I tabbed from the LSUC web site onto Facebook to see if it was just me who was surprised by the licensing fee bill. Thinking I would leave a message in the Class of 2014 group to gather my classmates’ opinions, I was met with my answer immediately upon opening my newsfeed: expletives, CAPSLOCK, and series upon series of exclamation
Students protest increase, firms shrug it off
on February 17, 2014
Ontario common law students taking on an articling position or participating in the new law practice program have been served a $4,860 bill to get licensed to practise law.
Spring 2014, Volume 9 • Issue 1
Students enrolled in Lakehead University’s new law program will be able to practise law after completing just three years of…
- Subtitle Cover Story
Written by Marg. BruinemanIssue: Spring 2014A prospective law school student has many options in Canada.
Gail Wong, director of McCarthy Tétrault LLP’s student program for the Ontario region, talks to 4Students assistant editor Zachary Pedersen…
- Subtitle Q & A
Written by Vawn HimmelsbachIssue: Spring 2014Madness isn’t just a label or a category. And Lucy Costa wants to change our perception of what “mad” actually…
- Subtitle Lucy Costa wants to change perceptions of mental illness.
Until now, all Ontario lawyers had to complete the traditional articling process before being called to the bar. But last…
- Subtitle Ryerson University and the University of Ottawa to deliver Ontario’s other options for becoming a lawyer.
Written by Yamri TaddeseIssue: Spring 2014Bay Street law firm jobs may be hard to come by, but there might be other places that will let…
- Subtitle A fulfilling career doesn’t always have to start with a traditional law firm job.
Practising in the 905, in Saint John, N.B., Aboriginal Law, Family Law
- Subtitle The Pros and Cons
Steven Hansen is a third-year law student at the University of Alberta. Each year, the school holds a cabaret music…
- Subtitle Students' Page
Written by Gail J. CohenIssue: Spring 2014You have to be *#$?% kidding me!
- Subtitle Editor's Desk
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Right-wing conservative writer Ezra Levant unrepentant in libel trial http://t.co/HVFjYyA61v
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