Eric Adams, BA (McGill), LLB (Dalhousie), SJD (University of Toronto)

Vice Dean and Professor, Faculty of Law

Fall Term 2021 (1770)

LAW 435A - Constitutional Law

★ 2.5 (fi 10)(TWO TERM, 2;3-0-0)

An introduction to the legal framework governing the exercise of power by the legislative, executive and judicial branches of the Canadian state, covering who has the power to make new laws, the power to implement laws, and the power to adjudicate disputes. The limitations imposed on these powers by the rules of federalism and by the provisions of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms are also considered. An introduction to the constitutional provisions concerning Canada's Aboriginal peoples is also included.

LECTURE C1 (42668)
2021-09-20 - 2021-12-07
MW 14:45 - 15:45 (LC 207A)

Winter Term 2022 (1780)

LAW 435B - Constitutional Law

★ 2.5 (fi 10)(TWO TERM, 2;3-0-0)

An introduction to the legal framework governing the exercise of power by the legislative, executive and judicial branches of the Canadian state, covering who has the power to make new laws, the power to implement laws, and the power to adjudicate disputes. The limitations imposed on these powers by the rules of federalism and by the provisions of the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms are also considered. An introduction to the constitutional provisions concerning Canada's Aboriginal peoples is also included.

LECTURE C1 (69390)
2022-01-05 - 2022-04-08
TH 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 207A)