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Course Name The Financial Services Industry and the Public Interest: Customer Protection, Dispute Resolution, Competition and Social Responsibility
Course Code BFSL 6923
Course Credits 3.0
Pre/Anti-requisites Pre-Requisite For students outside the BFSL specialization: BFSL 6800: Introductory course I: Introduction to Financial Services Law or Demonstrated foundational knowledge of Canadian financial services law concepts.
Course Description

Against the background of technological innovations, globalization and increased demand for social responsibility that have changed the face of the financial services industry, this course deals with selected legal aspects governing public interest issues. The course covers customer protection (particularly as to privacy), dispute resolution and competition in a paperless cross border environment. It will also examine moral and legal aspects of the social responsibilities of financial institutions.

Upcoming Offerings

Summer 2022

Specialization Financial Law
Status Elective
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

All courses and schedules are subject to change.