Program Chairs

Scott C. Hutchison

Henein Hutchison LLP

Lesley Ruzicka, K.C.

Crown Counsel, B.C. Prosecution Service

Nader R. Hasan

Stockwoods LLP

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Join a faculty of leading experts for incisive analysis and lively discussion of current, critical issues.

Those involved in criminal and quasi-criminal law across the justice spectrum need to keep current on Search and Seizure law. OsgoodePD offers this premium program featuring major topic updates and practical approaches to meet the challenges.

What You’ll learn

Policing racialized communities

Searching in the blockchain world

Video surveillance in public and semi-public places

Investigative generic genealogy and DNA ruses

Social media and privacy

International computer records

Summary dismissal dismissed? What R. v. Haevisher really says (2023 SCC 11)

Who Should Attend

Law enforcement officers

Regulatory investigators

Crown and defence lawyers

Corporate lawyers specializing in regulatory, quasi criminal and criminal work



Program Chairs

Scott C. Hutchison

Henein Hutchison LLP

Lesley Ruzicka, K.C.

Crown Counsel, B.C. Prosecution Service

Nader R. Hasan

Stockwoods LLP

Keynote Speaker

The Honourable Sheilah L. Martin

Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada


Stephen Aylward

Stockwoods LLP

Bryan Badali

Brauti Thorning LLP

Sunil Gurmukh

Human Rights Lawyer and Visiting Professor, Western Law

Moharem Kianieff

University of Windsor, Faculty of Law

The Honourable Justice Mabel Lai

Ontario Court of Justice

Carla MacPhail

K.C. Crown Counsel, Alberta Crown Prosecution Service

The Honourable Faisal Mirza

Ontario Superior Court of Justice

Tony Paisana

Partner, Peck & Company, Vancouver

Maya Shukairy

Shukairy Law

Jeremy Tatum

Crown Law Office – Criminal, Ministry of the Attorney General (Ontario)


View the 2023 program brochure and agenda. A new detailed brochure and agenda will be available soon.


Mar 1, 2024

$495 + TAX


Mar 1, 2024
9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

Apr 18, 2024

$495 + TAX


Apr 18, 2024
9:00 a.m – 4:30 p.m (ET)

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