Monday, 27 May 2013 08:00 Written by Heather Gardiner
Monday, 20 May 2013 08:00 Written by Geoff Ellwand
|Sweetening the pot, not just sweet talk, is needed to get law grads to rural areas, says dean Sanjeev Anand.|
Monday, 13 May 2013 08:00 Written by Heather Gardiner
A University of Windsor law graduate who was previously declared a vexatious litigant has been granted a licence to practise law by the Law Society of Upper Canada.
Monday, 06 May 2013 08:00 Written by Jean Sorensen
|Next January, UBC will offer a new clinical program in environmental and natural resources law. (Photo: Heather Gardiner)|
Monday, 06 May 2013 08:00 Written by Heather Gardiner
|In order to increase access to justice, we need to make some changes to legal education, says Nikki Gershbain, national director of Pro Bono Students Canada.|
When people would say, “It’s all downhill from here,” I never really got it. I’m not a biker or skier or lover of roller coasters, so the literal meaning didn’t resonate with me. Of course, I knew its metaphorical significance, but it was such a physical analogy that I just took the meaning for granted. This past week, however, I have come to understand the idea absolutely and completely: second year of law school is over and I’m like the little kid on the toboggan at the top of the hill, shouting with glee, smiling ear to ear.