TRU Law Professor Chris Hunt Wins David Watson Memorial Award

June 5, 2013

Congratulations to Thompson Rivers University law professor Chris Hunt who was recently awarded the Queen’s Law Journal’s David Watson Memorial Award.  The David Watson Memorial Award is given annually for the paper published in Queen’s Law Journal that “makes the most significant contribution to legal scholarship”.

Professor Hunt won for his two articles “Conceptualizing Privacy and Elucidating Its Importance: Foundational Considerations for the Development of Canada’s Fledgling Privacy Tort” and “Privacy in the Common Law: A Critical Appraisal of the Ontario Court of Appeal’s Decision in  Jones v. Tsige.

Both of the winning articles appear in Volume 37 of the Queen’s Law Journal and the plaque with Professor Hunt’s name on it will be on display in the Faculty of Law at Queen’s University in Kingston, Ontario.

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