Canadian Administrative Law, 2nd Edition – Student Edition

Publisher: LexisNexis Canada
Format::  Book, 2
ISBN:: 9780433475286


Your complete compendium of administrative law resources
Since the first edition of this book was published in 2008, administrative law in Canada has evolved considerably, due in part to a number of recent Supreme Court of Canada decisions. This second edition of Canadian Administrative Law provides an updated look at this important area of law, taking the new case law into account while still providing readers with a comprehensive guide to the subject. In particular, this volume offers an explanation of: the theoretical foundations of judicial review and how they are supported by the constitution; the powers of administrative decision-makers; why and under what circumstances decision-makers determine both constitutional and jurisdictional issues; the standard of review; fairness; bias; and procedural issues.

Highlights of this Essential Resource
Canadian Administrative Law, 2nd Edition is a valuable reference for anyone involved in the practice or study of administrative law – from lawyers in private practice, government lawyers and academics, to judges and adjudicators, to paralegals and law students. This treatise features:
New in this Edition
This second edition of Canadian Administrative Law has been fully updated to reflect changes in the case law since the book's original publication and examines:
In addition, readers will benefit from brand new chapters on administrative procedure and the statutory framework for procedural rules and issues across Canada, as well as new discussion and analysis of:

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction
Chapter 2: Relationship Between Constitutional Law and Administrative Law
Chapter 3: Delegation and Regulation-Making
Chapter 4: Jurisdiction
Chapter 5: Discretion
Chapter 6: Procedural Fairness/Audi Alterem Partem
Chapter 7: Impartiality, Bias and Independence/Nemo Judex in Causa Sua
Chapter 8: Standards of Review
Chapter 9: Remedies
Chapter 10 Statutory Framework

Guy Régimbald, LL.B., B.C.L., (Hons.)

Guy Régimbald, LL.B., B.C.L. (Hons.), is an Ottawa-based associate in the Advocacy Department of Gowling Lafleur Henderson. He practises mainly in the areas of constitutional law, administrative law and Government relations. Mr. Régimbald had the opportunity to argue, with success, one of the most recent cases in the area of administrative law in Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec v. Cyr, 2008 SCC 13.

Previously, Mr. Régimbald clerked for The Honourable Mr. Justice Marshall Rothstein and The Honourable Mr. Justice John C. Major of the Supreme Court of Canada, as well as for The Honourable Mr. Justice Marc Noël at the Federal Court of Appeal. He received his B.C.L. first class honours (Master's in Law) from the University of Oxford. He also earned his LL.B. from the University of Ottawa, where he graduated first of his class in French common law, and was the recipient of several academic awards.

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