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.

Fall Term 2020

Lectures

LECTURE A1 (82802)
2020-09-09 - 2020-12-08
TH 10:30 - 11:50 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Matthew Lewans
LECTURE A2 (83356)
2020-09-09 - 2020-12-08
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 231A)

2020-09-09 - 2020-12-08
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 237A)

Primary Instructor: Matthew Lewans
LECTURE X01 (80092)
2020-09-09 - 2020-12-08
T 18:00 - 21:00 (LC 231A)

2020-09-09 - 2020-12-08
T 18:00 - 21:00 (LC 237A)

Primary Instructor: Barry Sjolie
Co-Instructor: Gregory Plester

Winter Term 2021

Lectures

LECTURE B1 (42007)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 207A)

Primary Instructor: Joshua Nichols
LECTURE B2 (42008)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
TH 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

LECTURE B3 (45454)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
MW 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

Primary Instructor: Philip Bryden
LECTURE X50 (42009)
2021-01-04 - 2021-04-09
T 18:00 - 21:00 (LC 201A)

Primary Instructor: Michael Wall