July 2007



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Law is Cool – Podcast #1

Show Notes (12:04 total running time) o:17 – Thomas Wisdom and Omar Ha-Redeye introduce themselves 0:35 – Thomas and Omar explain the purpose of the blog and podcast 2:15 – Maclean’s magazine controversy discussed 5:11…


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CBA Responds to Slayton

Update Jordan Furlong, Editor-in-Chief of the Canadian Bar Association (CBA), sent us a comment that the CBA has provided a response to the Slayton interview. CBA President J. Parker MacCarthy stated, “By cherry-picking the worst…




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Much More than Moolah

The Allure of Bay Street Many aspiring lawyers these days seem to have interest in the field because they believe it to be especially lucrative. Specifically, myths abound about the prospects on Bay Street law…



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Problem-Based Learning of Law

PBL Around the World Using the participatory learning model introduced previously is not something new. Legal educators have been promoting the technique across the world, and it is especially prominent in European schools. The UK…


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Why Blawg at all?

Isn’t the life of a law student already hectic and busy enough as it is? Why on earth would anyone want to post material on the Internet for others to read or listen to? And…