Cameron Hutchison, BA (Hons), LLB, LLM, SJD

Associate Professor, Faculty of Law

Winter Term 2021 (1740)

LAW 645 - Statutory Interpretation

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

This course studies the rules, techniques and approaches used by lawyers and the courts to interpret legislation. Topics include textualist, intentionalist, purposivist approaches, and the canons of statutory construction.

SEMINAR B1 (42092)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
WF 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)


LAW 518 - Intellectual Property

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A study of the law with respect to patents, trade marks, trade secrets, copyrights and intangible property generally.

LECTURE B1 (42035)
2021-01-11 - 2021-04-16
WF 09:00 - 10:20 (TBD)

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

LAW 517 - Musicians and the Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

This course develops skills of negotiation preparation and execution, as well as contract drafting in the interesting context of the music business. The course canvasses the major legal and business issues that arise in contract negotiations involving myriad aspects of the music business including most prominently copyright and trade-marks. Students will be expected to elaborate key issues in a position paper, participate in contract negotiations, and finally, draft a contract with respect to a major aspect of the music business, e.g., record contracts, touring, personal managers, or publishing contracts. Credit will not be granted if credit has been received for Music and the Law under the LAW 599 course number.

LECTURE A1 (51888)
2021-09-08 - 2021-12-07
F 13:00 - 15:50 (LC 448)


LAW 599 - Seminars on Specialized Legal Topics

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

These seminars will cover specialized topics of emerging importance in the law at a senior level. The particular topic covered would vary dependent on the availability of Faculty with necessary teaching competence, student interest, and the needs of the legal profession. Sections may be offered at an increased rate of fee assessment; refer to the Tuition and Fees page in the University Regulations sections of the Calendar.

SEMINAR A02 (51744)
2021-09-08 - 2021-12-07
WF 09:00 - 10:20 (LC 430)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

LAW 645 - Statutory Interpretation

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 0-3S-0)

This course studies the rules, techniques and approaches used by lawyers and the courts to interpret legislation. Topics include textualist, intentionalist, purposivist approaches, and the canons of statutory construction.

SEMINAR B1 (60236)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
WF 14:00 - 15:20 (TBD)


LAW 518 - Intellectual Property

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

A study of the law with respect to patents, trade marks, trade secrets, copyrights and intangible property generally.

LECTURE B1 (60158)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
WF 10:30 - 11:50 (TBD)