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ISBN: 9781552213124-07

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Can Canadian Federalism Be Relevant?

From: What's Next for Canada?


Critique of the Securities Reference for a failure to articulate an approach to Canadian federalism that is relevant to the realities of the twenty-first century administrative state.



Lorne Sossin

Lorne Sossin is dean of Osgoode Hall Law School. Prior to this appointment, he was a professor with the Faculty of Law at the University of Toronto. His teaching interests span administrative and constitutional law; the regulation of professions; civil litigation; public policy; and the judicial process. Dean Sossin was a law clerk to former Chief Justice Antonio Lamer of the Supreme Court of Canada, a former associate in law at Columbia Law School, and a former litigation lawyer with the firm of Borden & lliot (now Borden Ladner Gervais LLP).