Professor Paul Maharg receives York Academic Innovation Fund (AIF) award for his simulation in higher education project

Paul Maharg

Distinguished Professor of Practice Paul Maharg has been awarded $63,500 for 2020-21 for his project, “Sharesim.net: Open educational resources for simulation in higher education” through York’s Academic Innovation Fund (AIF). “We believe that your project provides a valuable contribution to advancing Experiential Education/Student Success and Retention/Internationalization initiatives,”  Lisa Philipps, Provost and Vice-President Academic, and Norma […]

Osgoode is third overall in International Criminal Court (ICC) North America, Central America and Caribbean Qualifying Round

2020 ICC Qualifying Round

Pictured from left are coach and Osgoode Adjunct Professor Leo Adler of Leo Adler Law, Deborah Olatunbosun, Basema Al-Alami, Nusra Khan and Kevin Gray. Osgoode came third overall at the International Criminal Court (ICC) North America, Central America and Caribbean Qualifying Round held at Pace University in White Plains, NY in early March. Nusra Khan […]

Osgoode picks up Best Advocate Award (again) at Donald G. H. Bowman National Tax Moot

2020 Donald G. H. Bowman National Tax Moot

Pictured from left: Eric Cheng, Changhai Zhu (awarded Best Advocate), Zehra Karagoz and Joseph Eid. Absent: Adrian Zee and coaches Thang Trieu, Scott Wilkie and Trish Lahoud. The 10th annual Donald G.H. Bowman National Tax Moot was held on February 28 and 29.  A total of 17 law schools from across Canada participated in this […]

Robert MacKenzie, Karen Mann and Adam Voorberg (pictured) placed second overall in the IADR 19th Annual International Law School Mediation Tournament; Teams also had strong performances in other ADR competitions

IADR Mediation Tournament

Jean-Paul Bevilacqua, Assistant Director of the Winkler Institute for Dispute Resolution at Osgoode, reports that Osgoode students performed “successfully and admirably” at recent Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) competitions. Firstly, at the Canadian National Negotiation Competition at the University of New Brunswick in Fredericton, Osgoode’s team of Alina Butt and Abiramy Uthirakumaran placed first, winning the entire […]

For the second consecutive year, Osgoode takes second place at the Davies Canadian Corporate/Securities Law Moot Court Competition

Davies Moot

Pictured from left: Eric Turner (2L), Jayne Cooke (3L), Janice Philteos (3L), Vahini Sathiamoorthy (3L), Mike Byers (Coach, Crawley MacKewn Brush LLP), David Noseworthy (Coach, Practical Law Canada, a Thomson Reuters business), Peter Bennett-Koufie (2L),  and Alexandra Grishanova (Coach, Crawley MacKewn Brush LLP). Osgoode took home second place at the Davies Canadian Corporate/Securities Law Moot […]