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.
— Published on Jul 27th, 2020
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.
— Published on Jun 26th, 2020
The Ontario Legislature is back in session. For the next three days, the Standing Committee on Justice Policy is hearing from and questioning witnesses about Bill 161, an omnibus bill that proposes changes to several statutes, including the Class Proceedings Act, Legal Aid, and others.
— Published on Jun 10th, 2020
2017 has proven to be an exciting year for Windsor Law’s LLM program. The program honoured its first graduate, Britney DeCosta, during the fall convocation ceremony.
DeCosta, who graduated from the University of Windsor with a joint MSW/JD degree in 2016, was one of four LLM students in the first cohort that started in the fall of 2016.
— Published on Oct 29th, 2017
Professors Kristen Thomasen and Vasanthi Venkatesh
New Faculty Jeffery Hewitt, Valarie Waboose, Kristen Thomasen, and Vasanthi Venkatesh
Please join us in welcoming Professors Kristen Thomasen and Vasanthi Venkatesh to the Windsor Law community.
Windsor Law Welcomes New Faculty!
— Published on Nov 17th, 2016