LAW 450 - Administrative Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

Faculty of Law

Designed to provide an understanding of the legal constraints courts have placed on the behavior of administrative tribunals and government departments. Topics to be discussed: What is Administrative Law? How the courts supervise the acts and decisions of administrative bodies. Pitfalls to be avoided by administrative officers: errors of fact and law; excesses of discretion; breach of natural justice. How administrative acts and decisions may be attacked by an aggrieved citizen: remedies. Appeal and review, time limits, locus standi, choice of remedy, procedure. How to avoid attacks by aggrieved citizens. The practical outcome; strength of review. Recent trends in Administrative Law in Canada.

Winter Term 2021

Lectures

LECTURE B1 (42007)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 207A)

Primary Instructor: Joshua Nichols
LECTURE B3 (45454)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
MW 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Philip Bryden
LECTURE X50 (42009)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
T 18:00 - 21:00 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Mick Wall

Fall Term 2021

Lectures

LECTURE A1 (50326)
2021-09-08 - 2021-12-07
MW 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Jennifer Raso
LECTURE X01 (48702)
2021-09-08 - 2021-12-07
T 18:00 - 21:00 (TBD)

Co-Instructor: Barry Sjolie
Co-Instructor: Gregory Plester

Winter Term 2022

Lectures

LECTURE B1 (60118)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Matthew Lewans
LECTURE B2 (65502)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Joshua Nichols
LECTURE B3 (60120)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
F 09:00 - 11:50 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Jennifer Raso