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 2023

International report explores community legal services for better access to justice, (April 20, 2023)

Osgoode alumni give back by establishing $1.2-million Davies Fellows Award to create positive change in the legal profession, (March 1, 2023)

Media Releases from 2022

Osgoode Hall Law School and Toronto District School Board join forces to break down barriers to legal careers, (November 8, 2022)

Osgoode Hall Law School at York University honours outstanding alumni, (May 18, 2022)

Media Releases from 2019

National Indigenous History Month: Health and environment experts available, (June 11, 2019)

National Indigenous History Month: Law and justice experts available, (June 3, 2019)

Osgoode’s Internationally Trained Lawyers Day event to offer unique networking opportunity, (May 16, 2019)

Osgoode Hall Law School Hosts 22nd Annual Constitutional Cases Conference, (April 1, 2019)

IP Osgoode Conference Focuses on a Collective Vision for the Future of AI Data Governance in Canada, (March 13, 2019)

Empowering Women Entrepreneurs Symposium at Osgoode Hall Law School, (February 7, 2019)

Simulated Clients Challenge Conventional Legal Education Practices, (February 6, 2019)

Media Releases from 2018

Prominent U.S. Civil Rights Lawyer To Give Lecture At Osgoode Hall Law School, (October 16, 2018)

Is Threatening To Use The Notwithstanding Clause Becoming The Norm?, (October 3, 2018)

Rob Wildeboer Awarded Hennick Medal For Career Achievement, (October 3, 2018)

Osgoode Participates In Institute For The Future Of Law Practice, (May 17, 2018)

Six Osgoode Students Awarded Prestigious Business Law Internships, (April 30, 2018)

Osgoode Investor Protection Clinic Receives $80,000 Court-Directed Award, (April 9, 2018)

Osgoode Hall Law School Adopts New Indigenous And Aboriginal Law Requirement: “A Genuine Watershed Moment,” Says Dean, (April 6, 2018)

Rt. Hon. Beverley McLachlin To Address Osgoode Constitutional Cases Conference, (April 3, 2018)

Dark Side Of Emoji Challenges Courts, Osgoode Adjunct Prof Research Finds, (February 26, 2018)

Osgoode Hall Law School and DUKE Heights BIA Launch Free Online Legal Service: Local Businesses To Benefit From The New Legal Information Service, (February 20, 2018)

Osgoode Conference Focuses On Vision For Future Of AI Governance In Canada, (January 30, 2018)

Lawyers Support Guatemalan Colleague In Fight Against Canadian Silver Mine, (January 4, 2018)

Media Releases from 2017

York U’s Lisa Philipps Receives “Top 100 Most Powerful Women” Award From The Women’s Executive Network, (November 23, 2017)

Intellectual Property: Fuel for the Fire or Shelf Life of a Banana? — IP Osgoode And Osgoode Hall Law School Host Intellectual Property Symposium In Honour Of Osgoode Prof. David Vaver, (November 16, 2017)

Osgoode Clinic Provides Free Legal Assistance To Aggrieved Investors, (November 2, 2017)

Are Quotas Necessary For Gender Parity In Corporate Boardrooms?, (October 24, 2017)

York U Global Health Law Expert Helps Inform International Ebola Care Guidelines, (October 24, 2017)

Conference At Osgoode Professional Development Examines Climate Change Liability Risk – For Directors, (October 16, 2017)

Osgoode Hall Law School Makes New Investments in Accessible Legal Education, (September 27, 2017)

IP Osgoode Innovation Clinic to Support Inventors and Entrepreneurs at 2017 Accessibility Innovation Showcase, (September 18, 2017)

Osgoode Hall Law School Seeks to Support and Strengthen Community Partnerships, (September 13, 2017)

Aboriginal Youth Meet in Thunder Bay to Discuss a More Reflective, Responsive Justice System, (August 21, 2017)

Osgoode Hall Law School establishes Reconciliation Fund for Indigenous initiatives, (June 21, 2017)

Osgoode Hall Law School Conference Explores “Crimes of the Powerful”, (May 17, 2017)

Osgoode Hall Law School Appoints Two Journalists in Residence, (May 15, 2017)

20th Annual Constitutional Cases Conference on April 7 at Osgoode Hall Law School, (April 5, 2017)

Osgoode and CIGI Announce New Partnership in Fostering Innovation, (February 23, 2017)

Osgoode Hall Law School Charts a Bold Course for Next Three Years, (February 21, 2017)

Career Achievement Medal for Carol Hansell (LLB/MBA ’86) - York University’s Hennick Centre for Business and Law honours accomplished leader, (February 9, 2017)

Osgoode students participating in “Hackathon” designed to improve access to justice, (February 1, 2017)

Osgoode Hall Law School Announces Journalist in Residence Program, (January 30, 2017)

Summit Aims to Improve Economic Well-Being and Quality of Life for Disadvantaged, (January 19, 2017)

Media Releases from 2016

Osgoode Professor’s Book Offers Information and Insight into Chinese Tax Law, (November 10, 2016)

Re-Imagining Child Welfare Systems in Canada Symposium, (October 18, 2016)


Two York U Professors Among Five Canadian Scholars Honoured as 2016 Trudeau Fellows, (September 20, 2016)

Symposium on the Role of the Judiciary Honours Former Israeli Supreme Court President, (September 15, 2016)

Conference Explores African Faith-Based Activism in Canada and the Western World, (April 20, 2016)

Examining 2015 Supreme Court of Canada constitutional decisions and their implications, (April 4, 2016)

New Osgoode clinic offers employment law services to Jane-Finch community, (March 7, 2016)