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LAW 3980
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The course will cover legal issues related to Aboriginal peoples in both the criminal justice system and the family law systems.

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LAW 3310
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This seminar is a survey course on legal issues that particularly impact Indigenous peoples in Canada. It focuses on issues that will be relevant and useful to lawyers in a variety of practice areas, through the lens of reconciliation.

Course Number:
LAW 3346
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This seminar will engage students in an examination of the access to justice (A2J) crisis for low and middle-income Canadians.

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LAW 3530
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Administrative law is about the struggle to achieve a balance between the competing interests that shape the design and implementation of public programs.

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LAW 3530
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Administrative law is about the struggle to achieve a balance between the competing interests that shape the design and implementation of public programs.

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LAW 3340
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The course will build upon the fundamentals learned in Introduction to Advocacy. The emphasis will be on jury work, which will help the students to develop improved communication skills. Students will be required to make a presentation on advocacy and will routinely be called upon to do workshop exercises based on the instruction received.

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3980
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The course will serve as a bridge between the introductory family law course and the Family Law Externship course, enabling students to develop a deeper understanding of the issues in this area of law.

Course Number:
LAW 3360
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Advanced Legal Research is a skills-based course which provides training in research-related skills to third year students.

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LAW 3360
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Advanced Legal Research is a skills-based course which provides training in research-related skills to third year students.

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LAW 3250
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The direction of the course this year will be as a hands-on, skills-based introduction to the unique issues facing lawyers who encounter start-up and early stage companies in Manitoba.