Nuts and Bolts: Litigating Charter Applications and Appeals (Archived Video Stream) 

Nov. 30, 2012
Toronto Online

ARCHIVED VIDEO STREAM

This is the archived version of a program presented on November 30, 2012.  This will not become available until 2 weeks after the orginal program date.  To order this format please click on the "REGISTER NOW" button.   

Leading practitioners and academics will discuss the nuts and bolts of making and responding to applications and appeals under the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms. This innovative new program is aimed at both experienced lawyers seeking information about new trends in Charter litigation and new lawyers growing their practice in this area.

Program Chairs:

Ranjan Agarwal, Bennett Jones LLP

 

Michael Fenrick, Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP

 

Ewa Krajewska, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

 

 

 

Ranjan Agarwal, Bennett Jones LLP

 

 

 

Crafting and Responding to Charter Applications

 

•             Procedural and jurisdictional issues

 

•             Drafting the pleadings

 

•             Remedies

 

Moderator:        Ewa Krajewska, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

 

Panelists:           Christopher D. Bredt, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

 

                         Shannon Chace,  Ministry of the Attorney General -

 

                         Constitutional Law Branch

 

                         Erin Dann, Di Luca Copeland LLP

 

 

 

Marshalling the Evidence: Lay Witnesses and Experts

 

•             Affidavit or oral evidence?

 

•             Choosing the right expert

 

Moderator:        Michael Fenrick, Paliare Roland Rosenberg Rothstein LLP

 

Panelists:            Lesli Bisgould, Clinic Resource Office, Legal Aid Ontario

 

                          Fay Faraday, Faraday Law

 

                          Dale Yurka, Department of Justice Canada

 

 

 

Intervening in Charter Appeals: Tips & Tricks

 

•             Test for interventions

 

•             Preparing the leave materials

 

•             Arguing the intervention

 

Moderator:        J. Gregory Richards, WeirFoulds LLP

 

Panelists:           The Honourable Dennis R. O'Connor,                                 

 

                         Associate Chief Justice, Court of Appeal for Ontario

 

                         Rahool Agarwal, Norton Rose Canada LLP

 

                         Joseph Wilkinson, Lacy Wilkinson LLP

 

                         Cara Zwibel, Canadian Civil Liberties Association

 

 

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