Legal education

Dean Mark Walters addresses the name of Macdonald Hall at Queen’s Law

Dean Mark Walters addresses the name of Macdonald Hall at Queen’s Law

The law school building is named after Sir John Macdonald

Windsor Law announces that Beverly Jacobs, Indigenous rights advocate, is new associate dean

Windsor Law announces that Beverly Jacobs, Indigenous rights advocate, is new associate dean

Jacobs is known for her thought leadership on Indigenous issues

Law foundation approves grants for investor rights projects of UToronto Law, Osgoode and others

Law foundation approves grants for investor rights projects of UToronto Law, Osgoode and others

The foundation has invested over $300,000 for these initiatives

Memorial fund set up for young lawyer Justin Basinger

Memorial fund set up for young lawyer Justin Basinger

The winner of the Justin Basinger Memorial Award will be chosen based on the best submission for the Indigenous Law Journal.

Alternative to bar exam, PREP, launches in June for Alberta, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Saskatchewan

Alternative to bar exam, PREP, launches in June for Alberta, Manitoba, Nova Scotia, Saskatchewan

The program can be offered entirely online or with an in-person session

Ryerson’s Law Practice Program signs 5-year contract with LSO

Ryerson’s Law Practice Program signs 5-year contract with LSO

Over the past six years, the program has handled more than 1,300 candidates