Program Chair(s)

Sean Gaudet

Senior Counsel, Public Law Section, Justice Canada

Kate Glover Berger

Associate Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School

Brendan van Niejenhuis

Stockwoods LLP

Administrative law is changing rapidly and administrative lawyers and decision-makers are facing more demands than ever before.

Are you on top of the most significant recent developments and key cases in administrative law?

Deepen your understanding of the pressing issues on the Canadian administrative legal scene in a convenient and online format.

This highly praised annual forum is back for its sixteenth year, featuring the foremost administrative law practitioners, adjudicators, and scholars.

What You’ll Learn

Get fully briefed on key developments in administrative law and practice across a wide range of topics, addressing the latest in litigation, decision-making, regulatory processes and enforcement, and adjudication. You will discuss the continuing impact of COVID-19 on regulation and the administrative process and other critical topics, including:

The Year in Review: key administrative law developments and trends over the preceding twelve months

Emergency decision making powers and the challenges of federalism and overlapping/distinct responsibilities

Recent developments at the municipal level: downloading, COVID regulations, Minister’s Zoning Orders, and Land Tribunals updates

Keynote Session: The legacy of Justice Rosalie Abella on Canadian administrative Law

Tribunal processes of the future: balancing what is practical with what is fair

Vavilov and Reasonableness Review: where we are in 2021

Important cases to watch in 2022

Procedural fairness update: COVID-19 and other developments

Ethical and professional issues with the use of AI and surveillance in administrative law cases

Who Should Attend

Lawyers who appear before agencies, boards and tribunals anywhere in Canada

Government counsel

Tribunal counsel

Tribunals and board members



Counsel who advise on government regulations and the regulatory process


Program Chairs

Sean Gaudet

General Counsel, National Litigation Sector (Ontario Regional Office), Justice Canada

Kate Glover Berger

Associate Professor, Osgoode Hall Law School

Brendan van Niejenhuis

Stockwoods LLP


Program Modules


Recorded: Oct 5, 2021

$995 + Tax

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Substantive 8h 45m
Professional1h 15m
EDI2h 5m
Total12h 5m

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