Administrative Law in Practice: Principles and Advocacy

 
Administrative Law in Practice: Principles and Advocacy
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ISBN:
978-1-77255-141-9
 
Publisher:
Emond Publishing
 
Page Count:
320
 
Status:
Available
 
Publication Date:
June 2018
 
Subjects:
Administrative Law
 
 
 
 
 

Administrative Law in Practice: Principles and Advocacy is a practice-oriented guide for lawyers and other legal professionals.

Authors Lorne Sossin and Emily Lawrence combine a thorough review of case law, historical development, and policy rationales with practical guidance for successfully advocating in a variety of administrative law forums. This blended approach ensures readers have a comprehensive understanding of important topics like constitutional considerations, procedural fairness, discretionary powers, standards of review, and public and private law remedies against governmental action.

Whether you are newly called, new to this area of practice, or looking for a go-to resource to incorporate into your work, this text will deepen and enrich your knowledge of administrative law.

  • Foreword by Justice Freya Kristjanson, Ontario Superior Court of Justice
  • Examples of how administrative law principles influence the practice of government decision-making and tribunals
  • Discussion and analysis of recent case law, including:
    • Edmonton (City) v Edmonton East (Capilano) Shopping Centres Ltd., 2016 SCC 47
    • Ernst v Alberta Energy Regulator, 2017 SCC 1
    • Chippewas of the Thames First Nation v Enbridge Pipelines Inc., 2017 SCC 41
    • Clyde River (Hamlet) v Petroleum Geo-Services Inc., 2017 SCC 40
  • New material integrating Indigenous rights and Aboriginal law as part of the principles of administrative law
  • Practical advice on representing clients before government agencies and administrative tribunals
  • Guidance on how to develop a case for judicial review
  • Comprehensive discussion on pre-hearing and hearing procedures

Part I: Foundations of Canadian Administrative Law
Chapter 1: Administrative Law within Canada's Constitution and Legal System
Chapter 2: Key Principles
Chapter 3: Administrative Agencies, Boards, and Commissions
Chapter 4: Fairness: The Right to be Heard
Chapter 5: Fairness: Impartiality & Bias
Chapter 6: Constitutional Rights in Administrative Law
Chapter 7: The Standard of Review in Administrative Law

Part II: Advocacy and Practice
Chapter 8: Advocacy before Government Departments, Administrative Agencies, and Tribunals
Chapter 9: Tribunal Practice before Hearings
Chapter 10: Tribunal Practice during Hearings
Chapter 11: Presenting Evidence at a Hearing
Chapter 12: Administrative Agency: Management and Control of the Hearing Process
Chapter 13: Tribunal Decision-Making Procedures
Chapter 14: Remedies and Enforcement in Administrative Agencies and Tribunals
Chapter 15: Challenging Decisions of Tribunals and Administrative Agencies

 
 
 
 
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