Inst. of Comparative Law news
Law graduate Stephen G. Schenke, BCL, LLB (1989), a partner at McCarthy Tétrault’s office in Montreal, was sworn in on May 7, 2008 as the Bâtonnier of the Bar of Montreal.
The Faculty of Law's Transsystemic Program has been selected as a recipient of the "Outstanding Program in International Education Award" by the Canadian Bureau for International Education. This prestigious professional award recognizes innovative programs in international education developed to meet long-term internationalization goals and needs, and that offer best-practice models that can be transferred to other institutions.
Professor Frédéric Bachand has been awarded the 2006 Walter Owen Book Prize recognizing excellent legal writing and rewarding outstanding new contributions to Canadian legal literature for his book "L'intervention du juge canadien avant et durant un arbitrage commercial."