Osgoode’s Certificate in Fundamentals of Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law was created to help you understand this complex and vitally important body of law. It is a concise, deep dive into the knowledge and strategies you need to be able to work more thoughtfully and effectively when dealing with Indigenous law issues.
Osgoode’s Certificate in Fundamentals of Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law was created to help you understand this complex and vitally important body of law. It is a concise, deep dive into the knowledge and you need to be able to work more thoughtfully and effectively when dealing with Indigenous law issues.
A truly outstanding faculty of experts, including practicing lawyers, government and industry reps and academics drawn from across the country will concentrate on the core aspects of Indigenous law, focusing not just on the law itself, but also those practical considerations that are key to understanding the rapidly changing legal environment.
The aim of the program is to give you a practical and foundational understanding of Indigenous rights and title, the constitutional framework, reserve lands and developments on reserve, treaty interpretation, modern treaties, and consultation and accommodation.
Throughout the program, there will be ample opportunity for questions, discussion, and debate.
Fees include attendance, program materials, lunch and break refreshments for each of the 5 days of the program. The price does not include accommodations. Please inquire about financial assistance. Fees paid by individuals are eligible for a tuition tax credit. Dress is business casual.
We will make every effort to present the certificate program as advertised, but it may be necessary to change the dates, location, speakers or content with little or no notice. In the event of program cancellation, York University and Osgoode Hall Law School’s liability is limited to reimbursement of paid fees.
You will receive a certificate upon completion of The Osgoode Certificate in Fundamentals of Indigenous Peoples and Canadian Law. Participants must attend all program modules and pass a take-home assessment to receive a certificate.
Substitution of registrants is permitted at any time. If you are unable to find a substitute, a full refund is available if a cancellation request is received in writing 21 days prior to the program date. If a cancellation request is made with less than 21 days notice, a $150 administration fee will apply. No other refund is available.
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March 3, 10, 24, 31 & April 7, 2020
9:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. EDT
In Person or Webcast
Osgoode Professional Development Centre,
1 Dundas St. W., 26th Floor Toronto, ON
$3,595 + HST
Newly Licensed (2017-2020): $1,847.50 + HST
Government Rate: $3,195 + HST
If you require accommodations in downtown Toronto, OsgoodePD has arranged Corporate Rates with several hotels within walking distance of our downtown conference centre.
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