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Smit Honoured for Refugee Work

Anneke Smit Anneke Smit

Professor Anneke Smit will be recognized with The Windsor Essex Local Immigration Partnership's Welcoming Community Award at a forum on March 2. 

Professor Smit's research includes her work on the rights of refugees and internally displaced persons. She has led efforts across Canada to advocate for those fleeing violence in Syria and she serves on the steering committees of the organizations Canada4Refugees and Scholars at Risk.

Moot Team Invited to Oral Rounds of Oxford IP Moot

Oxford IP Moot Team and Faculty 2017 Oxford IP Moot Team and Faculty 2017

Windsor Law has been selected to participate in the oral rounds of the 15th Annual Oxford International Intellectual Property Law Moot Competition. Twenty-four teams over a total of 59 written submissions were invited to participate this year.

The student team members, Ruebe James (2L), Sanjeevan Shivakumar (3L), and Shannon Uhera (3L), and their coach, Professor Pascale Chapdelaine, will travel to the University of Oxford next month to participate in the world-renowned competition.

Moon Quoted in The Toronto Star

Professor Richard Moon was quoted in thestar.com on anti-Islamophobia motion.

Students spend weekend researching safe third country agreements to help refugees

Windsor Star Photo by Dax Melmer Windsor Star Photo by Dax Melmer

This weekend, Windsor Law students joined law students from across Canada to take part in a research marathon to assist refugees impacted by ban by U.S. President Donald Trump's recent executive orders. 

Our students were also very vocal about their 'research-a-thon' on social media. Here's a few of their tweets:

OPEN LETTER FROM THE FACULTY & STAFF TO WINDSOR LAW STUDENTS

Photo by Nick Brancaccio, Windsor Star Photo by Nick Brancaccio, Windsor Star

The faculty and staff of Windsor Law penned a letter of support to students following the tragedy in a Quebec City mosque and the travel and immigration ban signed by the U.S. President.

Windsor Women March

Students and the Associate Dean from the Faculty of Law March on Washington, D.C.

International IP Clinic

International Intellectual Property Clinic Launch January 11, 2017 International Intellectual Property Clinic Launch January 11, 2017

Joint Windsor Law and Detroit Mercy Clinic Launches

Macfarlane Featured in The Star

Professor Julie Macfarlane's website with legal resources for the National Self-Represented Litigants project featured in today's The Star.

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Bogart appointed to Panel on Research Ethics

Bill Bogart Bill Bogart

Congratulations to Professor Bill Bogart on his appointment to the Panel on Research Ethics for a three year term. This is the federal body that advises on research ethics issues regarding NSERC, CIHR, and the SSHRC. The appointment is made jointly by the three Presidents of these funding agencies.

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Dual JD Student Featured in Legal News

Dual JD Student Maha Mansour Dual JD Student Maha Mansour

Canadian resident and 2L Dual JD student Maha Mansour talks about her experience and the advantages of learning the law in the Dual Windsor Law and Detroit Mercy Law program. 

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