MEDIA ADVISORY: Forum on Senate reform and the Senate reference in Canada

Posted on Monday, November 4, 2013

The Public Law Group at the University of Ottawa's Faculty of Law invites members of the media to a public forum on Senate reform and the Senate reference to look at the politics of the Senate reference, the Senate, francophone communities and the amending formula, the Senate's original intent and the federal government's position on the Senate reference.

What:                  Forum on Senate reform and the Senate reference in Canada
When:                 Tuesday, November 5, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Where:                Fauteux Hall, 57 Louis-Pasteur, Gowlings Moot Court (Room 147) (Map)

Panel of experts: 

Adam Dodek, vice-dean, Research, and associate professor in the Common Law Section
Sébastien Grammond, dean, Civil Law Section
Carissima Mathen, associate professor, Common Law Section
Elizabeth Sanderson, public servant-in-residence, Common Law Section

Moderator: Nathalie Des Rosiers, dean, Common Law Section

Follow the conversation on Twitter, hashtag: #PLGSenate.


Néomie Duval
International Media Relations Officer
University of Ottawa
Office: 613-562-5800 ext. 2981
Cell.: 613-863-7221

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