Program Chair(s)

Scott C. Hutchison

Henein Hutchison LLP

Lesley Ruzicka, K.C.

Crown Counsel B.C. Prosecution Service, Criminal Appeals and Special Prosecutions (Victoria)

A clear understanding of the law of search and seizure remains the cornerstone of criminal law investigation and litigation.

You will get legal updates, practical information and effective tactics from prominent experts in key areas.

Lawyers, police, regulatory investigators and Courts continue to grapple with novel and challenging issues in the law of Search and Seizure especially those presented at the intersection between privacy, emerging new technologies and the Charter.

Registration includes 120-day unlimited, online access to the recorded program.

What You’ll learn

Reasonable expectation of privacy after Mills: Same as it ever was?

Search incident to investigative detention and warrantless safety searches

Search of electronic devices; Current and emerging issues

Garafoli; Abuse of process and Section 8 applications

Drink, Drugs and Drive; A search update

Unsealing applications, challenges and lessons learned from high profile cases

Who Should Attend

Law enforcement officers

Regulatory investigators

Crown Attorneys

Defence lawyers



Program Chairs

Scott C. Hutchison

Henein Hutchison LLP

Lesley Ruzicka, K.C.

Crown Counsel B.C. Prosecution Service, Criminal Appeals and Special Prosecutions (Victoria)



 View the program brochure and agenda to see what you’ll learn from leading experts.


Recorded: Feb 5, 2021

$495 + HST

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Total6h 55min

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