Understanding Administrative Law in the Common Law: A Conversation
May 10, 2023 — All day
Join Justice Alexander Pless of the Quebec Superior Court and Professor Paul Daly as they discuss Daly’s new book Understanding Administrative Law in the Common Law World: what is so important about administrative law; how can this difficult area of law be explained to practitioners, students and the public; and what is Canada’s place in the world of administrative law?
to which he was recruited from the Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge. Previously, he was successively Assistant Professor, Associate Dean and Associate Professor at the Faculté de droit, Université de Montréal and held visiting positions at Harvard Law School and Université Paris II, Panthéon-Assas. A graduate of University College Cork (B.C.L., LL.M.), the University of Pennsylvania Law School (LL.M.) and the University of Cambridge (Ph.D.), his influential, bilingual, award-winning scholarly work on public law – dozens of books, peer-reviewed journal articles, book chapters and shorter pieces – has been cited more than 100 times, including by the Supreme Court of Canada, various other Canadian courts and tribunals, the High Court of Australia, the Irish Supreme Court and the New Zealand Supreme Court. His blog, , was the first blog ever cited by the Supreme Court of Canada. Notable publications include (Cambridge University Press, 2012) and (Oxford University Press, 2021).