Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) v. Vavilov
January 9, 2020
posted in: Legal Updates
On December 19, 2019, in Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) v. Vavilov, the Supreme Court of Canada redefined the nature and scope of judicial oversight of administrative action. The Vavilov decision, and its companion Bell Canada v. Canada (Attorney General) are a continuation of the Court’s work in developing an overarching or unifying theory for review of the substantive decisions of all manner of statutory and prerogative decision makers.
Kirk Lambrecht Q.C. has published two case comments. This first, entitled Will Governments Embrace Constitutional Imperatives Flowing from the Honour of the Crown?, compares the context of the decision of…Read More
Shores Jardine LLP is pleased to sponsor a table at the YWCA Edmonton’s Rose Campaign 2020. The Rose Campaign is held each year in honour of the memory of 14…Read More
On October 15, 2020, Kirk Lambrecht Q.C. presented to the CBA North Administrative Law section on the topic: Vavilov: Making Sense of Judicial Review and Statutory Appeal.Read More