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The Reporter - Eric L’Italien: The altruistic academic athlete

By Pascal Zamprelli reports on law student and athlete Eric L'Italien in the McGill Reporter.

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Published on : 23 Apr 2009

Law student Justin Dubois receives one of eleven 2009 Helton Fellowships

Faculty of Law BCL/LLB student Justin Dubois has been selected for this year’s 2009 Helton Fellowships, established by the American Society for International Law (ASIL) to support young people doing fieldwork in international law.

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Published on : 21 Apr 2009

2009 Willem C. Vis Arbitral Moot awards for McGill team

This year’s McGill Vis Moot Team returned from Vienna with a number of awards. Students Anja Grabundzija, Élise Béland, Eric van Eyken and Paula Viola won the Award for 2nd Place Claimant's memo, and received an Honourable Mention for their Respondent's Memo. After making it to the elimination rounds, Anja and Paula each received Honorable mentions as best "individual oralists".

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Published on : 15 Apr 2009

Law student Philip Duguay publishes in the Singapore Law Review

After doing a human rights internship in 2008 at the State Institute of Islamic Studies (IAIN) Ar-Raniry in Aceh, Philip Duguay wrote an article on the question of women's rights in Aceh, Indonesia. His paper will be published in the forthcoming issue of the Singapore Law Review.

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Published on : 23 Mar 2009

Alexandre Bien-Aimé wins for Best Opening Statement at Sopinka

At the Sopinka Cup held in Ottawa in mid-March, the team of Alexandre Bien-Aimé and Andrew Carvajal represented the prosecution in the trial of a charge of dangerous driving while racing, causing death.

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Published on : 20 Mar 2009

McGill Law team secures qualification to 2009 International Jessup moot!

Last weekend, McGill's Jessup Moot Team, composed of Angus MacLean Rennie, Lee Rovinescu, Sandrina Antohi and Arezou Farivar, took third place at the national qualifying tournament of the 2009 Philip C. Jessup International Law Moot Court Competition. They will advance to the International Rounds, to be held at the end of March.

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Published on : 10 Mar 2009

McGill Law team places second in 2009 Laskin Moot

McGill Law’s team, composed of students Keith Serry, Stéphanie Bachand, Owen Ripley and Palma Paciocco, placed second overall at the 2009 Laskin Moot, out of 19 universities who participated this year.

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Published on : 09 Mar 2009

McGill Law takes two of four top spots at Fox IP moot

Marguerite Tinawi, Seo Yun Yang, Lauren Chang MacLean and Guy-Philippe Bouchard took two of the top four spots at the Harold J. Fox Moot, which was held in February at the Federal Court in Toronto.

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Published on : 04 Mar 2009

André Aisenstadt Student Research Fellow position - call for candidates

Following a generous gift from the Nussia & André Aisenstadt Foundation, the McGill Centre for Human Rights and Legal Pluralism (CHRLP) is now opening this call for applications for a Nussia & André Aisenstadt Student Research Fellow. Applications must be received by 6 March 2009 at 5pm.

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Published on : 23 Feb 2009

Three ICL students present at scholarly conference

Rose Grogan, Samatha Jones and Andrea Sanche, three LL.M. students of the Institute of Comparative Law, attended the "Global Generations Conference: Human Rights and Health Law at a Crossroad" conference at the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law on February 13, 2009. Each student delivered a paper at the conference.

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Published on : 19 Feb 2009

Andrew Carvajal and Alexandre Bien-Aimé take 2009 Guérin Cup

This weekend, the team of Andrew Carvajal and Alexandre Bien-Aimé took First Prize at the Quebec Round of the Sopinka competition, also known as the Guy-Guérin Cup.

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Published on : 16 Feb 2009

2009 Pierre-Basile Mignault Moot a great success: McGill takes three prizes

The McGill team took three prizes this year. Bravo to our students Narimane Nabahi, Alexandre Forest, Olivier Cournoyer Boutin and Benedicte Martin!

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Published on : 16 Feb 2009

Graduate Law students Jean-François Hébert and Robin F. Hansen win Marc Lalonde Prize

Two McGill Law graduate students have been awarded the first Marc Lalonde Prize for Excellence in International Commercial and Investment Arbitration. DCL student Jean-François Hébert and LLM student Robin F. Hansen were honoured at a ceremony held earlier this week at Ogilvy Renault in Montreal.

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Published on : 13 Feb 2009

myEmail tab has been removed from McGill website

Please note that the myEmail tab has been removed from the upper right corner of McGill web pages. To access your McGill email, go to the myMcGill portal instead. You can also use the direct link to Outlook Web Access: http://exchange.mcgill.ca

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Published on : 19 Dec 2008

Equity Access submits a memorandum to the Commission des affaires sociales

As part of the ongoing consultation on homelessness in Quebec, the McGill student group Equity Access submitted a memorandum to the Commission on November 4, 2008. The memorandum focuses on the growing litigiousness surrounding the homeless people and contains 15 concrete recommendations. The memorandum can be consulted online.

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Published on : 13 Nov 2008