The Innocence Project helps secure the release of Romeo Phillion, after 31 years of wrongful incarceration. The Hennick Centre for Business and Law opens. The professional LLM program in International Business Law is established. The Bachelor of Laws (LLB) degree designation is changed to a Juris Doctor (JD) degree. Osgoode begins a major renovation of the building and a new wing is added. Architect Jack Diamond’s designs introduce natural light to classrooms, lecture theatres, and social spaces. Here, students help kick off construction.