Below is an archive of Osgoode Hall Law School's media releases dating back to 2012. To view the law school’s current releases, please see our current media releases in Osgoode's Newsroom.


Media Releases from 2016

Osgoode Entertainment & Sports Law Association’s 18th Annual Conference, (February 29, 2016)

York University’s Osgoode Hall Law School Celebrates Black Excellence, (February 22, 2016)


Special speaker series highlights Osgoode Professional Development’s 20th anniversary, (February 4, 2016)

Davies Business Law Lecture: “Hall of Fame” Lawyer and Columbia Professor of Law John C. Coffee, Jr. – “Shareholder Wealth Maximization – On Steroids: Do the Brakes Still Work in Corporate Governance?”, (January 11, 2016)

A Legal Giant Joins Osgoode, (January 7, 2016)

Media Releases from 2015

Lawyers Without Rights: Jewish Lawyers in Germany under the Third Reich (On view Nov. 9-22 in Osgoode Hall Law School Library), (November 3, 2015)

York U broadens its support of refugees globally, (October 26, 2015)

Osgoode Hall Law School Launches FILM – A New Visual Advocacy Initiative, (October 22, 2015)

York U prof’s recommendations first step to protecting countries from climate change lawsuits by oil companies, (October 22, 2015)

Conference Examines Complementary Roles of Public & Private Enforcement in Investor Recovery, (October 15, 2015)

Osgoode Hall Law School introduces free Learning and Leading Series for students, (October 5, 2015)

Osgoode Artist in Residence incorporates 12-foot long seesaw into public performance, (September 10, 2015)

Osgoode Artist in Residence wraps Kingston Pen photo around part of Law School, (September 9, 2015)

Osgoode Hall Law School announces new funding for financial accessibility to mark 50 years at York, (August 31, 2015)

Osgoode Professional Development Celebrates International Legal Talent & Launch of Online NCA Exam Prep Bridging Program, (June 18, 2015)

Osgoode Hall Law School Announces New Faculty Appointments, Visiting Fellowships and Artists In Residence, (June 16, 2015)

Osgoode Hall Law School & the Winkler Institute for Dispute Resolution Present First Workshop for Postsecondary Students on the Future of Law and Innovation, (April 20, 2015)

Osgoode Professional Development helps internationally-trained lawyers with new online course unique in Canadian legal education, (April 9, 2015)

Osgoode’s 2014 Constitutional Cases Conference, (April 6, 2015)

Law and the Curated Body - March 26-28, 2015, (March 12, 2015)

Toronto activist and scholar Christopher J. Williams receives Lincoln Alexander Award, (February 26, 2015)

Law, Arts & Culture Come Together at York University’s Osgoode Hall Law School, (February 24, 2015)

Le droit, les arts et la culture, tous réunis sous un même toit à Osgoode Hall Law School à l’Université York, (February 24, 2015)

York University Centre for Business and Law Honours Corporate Leader with Medal for Career Achievement, (February 10, 2015)

Media Releases from 2014

Osgoode Hall Law School Professor to Publish New Book on Corporate Board Diversity, (November 17, 2014)

Osgoode Conference Looks at Corruption and What to Do about It, (November 3, 2014)

Osgoode Hall Law School Celebrates 125 Years of Leadership in Legal Education, (October 6, 2014)

Celebrating Osgoode Research, (September 25, 2014)

Osgoode Hall Law School announces new approach for financial accessibility, (September 15, 2014)

New Website Addresses Ontario Law Students’ Mental Health Needs, (September 8, 2014)

Osgoode’s 2013 Constitutional Cases Conference, (April 7, 2014)

Bank of Canada Deputy Governor to speak on Building Trust in the Financial System, (March 17, 2014)

Osgoode Hall Law School Marks Komagata Maru Week, (March 5, 2014)

Exploring the Future of Cities with former Toronto Mayor and current Calgary Mayor, (February 27, 2014)

Osgoode Workshop examines Self-Defence and Use of Force, (February 26, 2014)

Justice Donald McLeod of Ontario Court of Justice to receive Lincoln Alexander Award, (February 24, 2014)

Osgoode Symposium looks at Mental Disorder and Criminal Justice, (February 19, 2014)

Osgoode Faculty Council Condemns Trinity Western University Law School “Covenant”, (February 11, 2014)

Motion to Faculty Council re: Trinity Western University, (February 10, 2014)

Parkdale Community Legal Services marks million-dollar milestone in helping ‘precarious’ workers, (January 31, 2014)

Leading China Commentator to speak on “Authoritarian Capitalism” at Davies Lecture, (January 15, 2014)

Media Releases from 2013

Former Ontario MPP Gregory Sorbara to receive Hennick Medal for Career Achievement, (October 28, 2013)

Dispute resolution institute honouring retiring Ontario Chief Justice is set to launch, (October 21, 2013)

Parallels and contrasts between minorities and the state in Canada and Israel, (September 19, 2013)

Distinguished Indian Jurist to Visit Osgoode Hall Law School, (September 18, 2013)

Osgoode Students Learn Role of Public Service in a Legal Career, (September 12, 2013)

Osgoode Visiting Faculty Collaborate with Students and Put Law into Action, (June 11, 2013)

Constitutional Law Experts Examine 2012 Supreme Court of Canada Decisions, (April 9, 2013)

Liberal Leader Bob Rae to speak at Osgoode Hall Law School, (April 2, 2013)

Osgoode Conference Looks at Students’ Role in IP Invention and Commercialization, (March 20, 2013)