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Write for UV Ultra Vires is the independent student newspaper of the University of Toronto Faculty of Law. We publish six issues a year and are always in search of additional...

Volume 25 – Issue 4 – January 2024

New year, same great UV! We’re proud to present Ultra Vires’ first issue of 2024. The articles contained in this issue will be published to...

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Employer Dinner Policy Tier List

Where does your employer rank? Un-fun fact: lawyers, articling students, and law students, like some other professions, are not entitled to most of the basic...

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Volume 25 – Issue 4 – January 2024

New year, same great UV! We’re proud to present Ultra Vires’ first issue of 2024. The articles contained in this issue will be published to...

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Employer Dinner Policy Tier List

Where does your employer rank? Un-fun fact: lawyers, articling students, and law students, like some other professions, are not entitled to most of the basic...

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Spiral Crossword

Use the Forward and Backward clues to complete the spiral. Every letter is used in at least one forward and backward answer. Answers are below...

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The Ultra Vires Crossword

Clues Across 1. Lou Gehrig’s disease 4. Word following American and teen 8. Repeat  12. Life, to a Parisian 13. Jim Halpert’s division  15. Faint ...

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How Canada Can Fight Back Against Foreign Interference

A Conversation with the Honourable Michael Chong Editor’s Note: This is part two of a two-part series written by Rajwani and Sloan. For part 1,...

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Arms as Aid

International Arms Transfers, Law, and Human Rights It is an unfortunate fact that conflict has persisted throughout human history, but a recent global flare-up indicates...

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Interview with a Bed Bug

No, not a ladybug This past October, every law student at the University of Toronto received a shocking email: exactly one (1) bed bug was...

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Ultra Vires Presents: Dancing on your Day Off!

Songs to unwind to: with friends, or on your own! This playlist is what you put on when you’ve submitted all your final assignments or...

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A Fantasy Football Column

How to come last in fantasy football Disclaimer: Any reliance you place on the information below is strictly at your own risk. Economic (and emotional)...

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Tort or No Tort?

The return of a classic column I walk into the Atrium only to see couples cuddling on the sofas and being happy in full daylight....

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Four Ways to Improve Your OCI Mindset

By Hailey Lonsdale (2L, Thompson Rivers University)  Originally published on the Law School & Beyond blog.  Much like my preparation for the...

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Five Lessons You Need to Know Before Toronto OCIs

By Steph Lanz (2L University of Ottawa, Common Law Program)  Originally published on the Law School & Beyond blog. Last year I...

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