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Course Name Canadian Administrative Law
Course Code LAW 6842P
Course Section B
Course Credits 6.0
Pre/Anti-requisites This course is only open to NCA candidates.
Course Description

Administrative Law is the body of law regulating the ways in which government operates. It is about the rules and limits that apply to not only the operations of the Crown, Cabinets, Ministers, government departments, and municipal corporations, but also the various administrative tribunals and agencies deployed by governments for the carrying out of governmental functions of all kinds. This course focuses on the circumstances under which government decision makers are subject to an obligation of procedural fairness, the content of that obligation, the extent to which substantive decision makers are subject to scrutiny by the courts in the name of jurisdiction or other principles of substantive review, and the remedial framework in which superior courts exercise their review powers, including monetary compensation for wrongful administrative action.

Specialization Canadian Common Law
Status Core
Elective for International Business Law
CPD Hours
NCA Status Yes - satisfies Canadian Administrative Law competency
Instructors Elizabeth Nastasi & Deborah Pressman
Term Summer 2019
Start date 2019-04-25
End date 2019-06-08
Schedule

Thursday [6pm-10pm]    
Apr 25
May 2, 9, 23, 30
Jun 6

Saturday [9am-5pm]
May 11
Jun 8

Location OsgoodePD - 1 Dundas West
Presentation Format In-person
Required Textbook

1. Administrative Law: Cases, Text & Materials, 7th Edition, Emond
2. Administrative Law in Context, 3rd Edition, Edmond

Method of Evaluation All courses in the Canadian Common Law specialization will have at least one research & writing assignment, but may also include marks for participation, reflective journals, in-class presentations, take-home exams, etc. This course will also include an invigilated final exam worth at least 50% of the final grade. Invigilated final exam: June 26, 2019, 9 AM - 12 PM
Program Format Weekly
Available for SCE No
Notes

All courses and schedules are subject to change.