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Vasanthi Venkatesh

Professor Vasanthi Venkatesh comments on federal ruling

Professor Vasanthi Venkatesh says a ruling made by the Federal Court of Canada last week will make it easier for those looking to apply for refugee status at Canadian borders. 

"It's a momentous decision," Professor Venkatesh told CBC's Windsor Morning on Friday, adding that advocates have pushed for this for a long time. 

Professor Vasanthi Venkatesh comments on Ontario's plan to support migrant workers

As Windsor-Essex moves towards reopening, the Government of Ontario announced a temporary foreign workers' plan which includes on-site testing at agri-farm businesses; allowing migrant workers access to Workplace Safety and Insurance Board benefits and protections under the Employment Standards Act; and new public health guidance for asymptomatic workers allowing them to continue working outdoors in isolation.

Welcome New Faculty!

Professors Kristen Thomasen and Vasanthi VenkateshProfessors Kristen Thomasen and Vasanthi Venkatesh

Please join us in welcoming Professors Kristen Thomasen and Vasanthi Venkatesh to the Windsor Law community.