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The 12th Annual National Forum Administrative Law and Practice

Day One

Tab A
Agenda

Tab B
Faculty List and Biographies

Tab 1
Key Developments in Administrative Law 2016
Key Developments in Administrative Law 2016 (slides)
Michael Morris,
Senior General Counsel, Public Law Section, Justice Canada
Laura Tausky, Counsel, Justice Canada

Tab 2
“Where There’s Smoke”: Administrative Law Issues Arising From Marijuana Legalization
Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations
Sfetkopoulous et al v Canada (2008), FC 33 (FCTD)

Tab 3
Physician-Assisted Dying: The Regulatory Challenges
Physician-Assisted Dying: The Regulatory Challenges (slides)
Vicki A. White,
Co-Director, Legal Department, The College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario

Physician-Assisted Dying: The Regulatory Challenges
Omar Ha-Redeye,
Fleet Street Law

The Conflict Between Open-ended Access to Physician-Assisted Dying and the Protection of the Vulnerable: Lessons from Belgium’s Euthanasia Regime in the Post-Carter Era
Trudo Lemmens,
Professor, Scholl Chair in Health Law and Policy, University of Toronto

Should Assisted Dying for Psychiatric Disorders be Legalized in Canada?
Trudo Lemmens,
Professor, Scholl Chair in Health Law and Policy, University of Toronto
Scott Y. H. Kim, MD, PhD

Decision-Making Capacity to Consent to Medical Assistance in Dying for Persons with Mental Disorders
Trudo Lemmens,
Professor, Scholl Chair in Health Law and Policy, University of Toronto
Louis C. Charland, Professor, Departments of Philosophy and Psychiatry, School of Health Studies, and Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Western University
Kyoko Wada, Faculty of Health Sciences and Rotman Institute of Philosophy, Western University

Tab 4
Recent Developments in Federal Court Jurisdiction: Canadian Transit Company v. City of Windsor
Recent Developments in Federal Court Jurisdiction: Canadian Transit Company v. City of Windsor (slides)
John B. Laskin,
Torys LLP

Tab 5
The Syrian Refugee Crisis and the Residential Schools Claims Process: Ethical and Professional Challenges For Administrative Lawyers
Residential Schools Claims Process: Ethical and Professional Challenges For Administrative Lawyers (slides)
Christa Big Canoe,
Legal Advocacy Director, Aboriginal Legal Services McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Tab 6
Notes

Day Two

Tab A
Agenda

Tab B
Faculty List and Biographies

Tab 1
New Approaches to Electoral Law
The Intersection of Political Finance and Lobbyist Regulation (slides)
Jonathan Batty,
Director, Compliance and General Counsel, Elections Ontario Counsel, Justice Canada

The Process of Electoral Reform in Canada: Democratic and Constitutional Constraints
Yasmin Dawood,
Associate Professor of Law and Political Science, University of Toronto

Tab 2
Regulation and the Sharing Economy

What are Ontario Municipalities Doing About the Sharing Economy? (slides)
Mary Ellen Bench,
City Solicitor, City of Mississauga

Domestic and International Regulatory Responses to the Sharing Economy (slides)
Rebecca C. Durcan,
Steinecke Maciura LeBlanc

Toronto’s Experience with “New Age” Businesses (slides)
Diana W. Dimmer,
Director, Litigation, City of Toronto

Shifting Perspectives: A Design Perspective on Regulating the Sharing Economy(slides)
Idil Burale,
Associate, Solutions Lab, MaRS

Toronto’s Experience with “New Age” Businesses
Diana W. Dimmer,
Director, Litigation, City of Toronto
Matthew Cornett, City of Toronto

Tab 3
New Dilemmas of Fairness
New Dilemmas of Fairness: How Diversity on Administrative Tribunals Can Enhance Fairness (slides)
Sandra Nishikawa,
Counsel, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)

Public, Private & Pluralism (slides)
Kate Glover,
Assistant Professor, Western University

Tab 4
Global Administrative Law Practice and Professional Responsibility
The Principles of Administrative Law in Sports Arbitration (slides)
Luisa Ritacca,
Stockwoods LLP Barristers

Global Administrative Law Practice & Professional Responsibility: Ethical Challenges in Investor State Arbitration (slides)
Barry Appleton,
Appleton & Associates

Tab 5
Notes