Faculty of Law

A big win for UVic Law at the 2015 Bowman National Tax Moot

Congratulations to UVic Law's Bowman National Tax Moot team for winning the prize for Best Factum - Appellant.

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JD program

JD program

UVic JD students are equipped to move the legal profession forward, together.

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First day of class, Sept. 1975

UVic Law's 40th Anniversary

The year 2015 marks four decades since the UVic Faculty of Law opened its doors. The first ever class pictured above (Sept. 1975).

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Business Law Clinic

UVic Business Law Clinic

The BLC provides legal information to small businesses and non-profits on matters such as incorporation, financing, charitable registration and much more.

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Indigenous Law Graduation

Admissions – Indigenous category

The Faculty of Law is helping increase the number of people of First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples in the legal profession.

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Prof. Maneesha Deckha on Animal Law

Professor Maneesha Deckha studies animal law and is a professor at the University of Victoria. In this video she explains that the laws that we have regarding animals are outdated, and do not reflect modern cultural norms and values. She also describes her research into our lacking animal cruelty laws.

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