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Course Name Evidence and Procedure in Constitutional Litigation
Course Code LAW 6725P
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites
Course Description

This course examines the process of constitutional litigation; the dynamics of judicial review; jurisdiction and choice of forum; standing; proper defendants; class actions; intervention; ripeness, mootness and justiciability; burdens of proof; evidence issues and the challenge of proving legislative and constitutional facts; strategy in public interest litigation; and effective written and oral advocacy.

Specialization Constitutional Law
Status Required
Elective for General Law
CPD Hours Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email cpd@osgoode.yorku.ca
NCA Status N/A
Instructors Andrew Lokan
Term Fall 2018
Start date 2018-09-18
End date 2018-10-23
Schedule

Tuesdays 7PM-10PM
September 18, 25; October 2, 9, 16, 23

Location OsgoodePD - 1 Dundas West
Presentation Format Video conference available
Required Textbook

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Method of Evaluation Typically 10% class participation, 90% research paper; to be confirmed on course outline.
Program Format Weekly
Available for SCE No
Notes

All courses and schedules are subject to change.