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Third-year student awarded Berard Scholarship in Natural Resources and Environmental Law

September 24, 2013

(Sept 24) Third-year student Dan Collins has been awarded the Charles W. Berard Undergraduate Scholarship in Natural Resources and Environmental Law. Read the UToday story to find out more. 

September 23, 2013

(Sept 23) On September 16 and 17, third-year JD student Jillian Bollinger attended the Rocky Mountain Mineral Law Foundation (RMMLF) Special Institute on International Energy & Minerals Arbitration in Toronto.

Q&A with Inaki Gomez: Law student juggles studies and international athletic career

September 23, 2013

(Sept 23) 2015 JD candidate Inaki Gomez spent his summer competing at the World University Games and the IAAF World Championships of Athletics. Read the UToday story to find out how Inaki balances his legal studies with an intense training regimen.

Law alum's experience with flood recovery brings understanding to legal community

September 20, 2013

(Sept 20) Rob Van Walleghem (LLB'88) spoke at the first Assentio Mentium event of the 2013/2014 season. Rob spoke on Tervita's work in the southern Alberta flood recovery efforts and natural disaster law. Read the UToday story for more details.

Law school marks historic day with first ever PhD thesis defence

September 18, 2013

(Sept 18) Practicing lawyer completes doctoral research on socio-economic challenges of large-scale oil and gas development. Read the UToday story to find out more. 

Calgary legal community welcomes first-year law students

September 18, 2013

(Sept 18) The Faculty of Law held the 11th annual Law Mixer on September 12 as members of Calgary's legal community, the judiciary, faculty, staff and alumni welcomed the Class of 2016. Read the UToday story for more. 

Professor part of expert panel providing thoughts on Quebec's secular charter

September 14, 2013

(Sept 14) Professor Kathleen Mahoney participated on a panel of nine distinguished Constitutional thinkers to discuss the question "Is Quebec's secular charter constitutional?" Their responses were published in a Globe & Mail article on September 14, 2013.

'Excellence in Lawyering' program receives funding boost

September 12, 2013

(Sept 12) The Faculty of Law is pleased to announce a generous gift from Torys LLP to support the new Torys LLP Excellence in Business Skills for Lawyers Program. The program is part of the law school's long-term goal of becoming the Canadian leader in lawyering skills development. Read the UToday story for more info.

University experts share Canadian oil and mining regulatory experience in Africa

September 6, 2013

(Sept 6) Members of the Canadian Institute of Resources Law (CIRL) were in Africa recently to give advice on industry transparency. Read the UToday story for details. 

September 5, 2013

(Sept 5) Professor Emeritus Pat Knoll has published Criminal Law Defences, 4th edition (Carswell). His book is the only comprehensive work on Canadian criminal law defences.

Law alumna uses education and experience in role with Alberta Energy Regulator

September 4, 2013

(Sept 4) Cecilia Low (LLM'11) brings a broad background to position of hearing commissioner. Read the UToday story to find out more.

September 3, 2013

(Sept 3) The Faculty of Law welcomed the class of 2016 through its doors today, as JD students returned to class for the 2013/2014 academic year.