Gerard Kennedy, B.A. (Hons.) (Toronto), J.D. (Queen's), LL.M. (Harvard), Ph.D. (Osgoode)

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law - Admin
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Winter Term 2024 (1860)

LAW 450 - Administrative Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

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.

LECTURE B01 (18661)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MW 10:30 - 11:50 (LC 113)

LECTURE B02 (18664)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
MW 15:30 - 16:50 (LC 201A)

Winter Term 2025 (1900)

LAW 450 - Administrative Law

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

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.

LECTURE B01 (76812)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
MW 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 201A)



LAW 452 - Civil Procedure

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-0)

The fundamentals of the traditional litigation process (under the Rules of Court and applicable statutes) and current issues including access and reform.

LECTURE B01 (78278)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
TR 14:00 - 15:20 (LC 201A)



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 B01 (78288)

2025-01-06 - 2025-04-09
TR 10:30 - 11:50 (LC 105)