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Public Law: Cases, Commentary and Analysis (4th Edition)
  • Craig Forcese
  • Adam M Dodek, University of Ottawa
  • Philip L Bryden, University of British Columbia
  • Richard Haigh, York University
  • Mary Liston
  • Constance MacIntosh, Schulich School of Law, Dalhousie University

Public Law: Cases, Commentary, and Analysis, 4th Edition is the only text of its kind devoted exclusively to public law in Canada. Serving as a primer on the subject, this title will educate students about the importance of statutes and regulations both as forms of law and as political responses to pressing issues in Canadian society. This text demonstrates concepts, principles, and theory in a direct and accessible manner, contextualized with carefully selected case excerpts. Cases are presented with insightful author commentary, which offers a compelling, cohesive introduction to the subject of public law.

This edition reflects up-to-date legislation and cases, including changes to Canadian administrative law resulting from the Supreme Court’s decision in Vavilov et al.

Publication Date
Emond Publishing
  • Public law in Canada
Citation Information
Craig Forcese et al., Public Law: Cases, Commentary and Analysis, 4th ed, (Toronto: Emond Publishing, 2020.)