Special Topics in Administrative Law (2026 Edition)

Date: June 5, 2026
Price per person: N/A
Location: In Person: Ottawa, ON

Bilingual program with simultaneous interpretation
Participation in this program is approved under Section 41 (1) of the Judges Act.


This biennial program is designed to provide judges from all jurisdictions with essential updates on administrative law, and give them the opportunity to reflect on and critique recent developments. 

Planning Commitee

  • The Honourable Justice James W. O’Reilly (Co-Chair), Federal Court; CIAJ’s Past President
  • The Honourable Justice Georgina R. Jackson (Co-Chair), Court of Appeal for Saskatchewan
  • The Honourable Justice Harvey Groberman (Co-Chair), Court of Appeal for British Columbia
  • The Honourable Chief Justice Tracey K. DeWare, Court of Queen’s Bench of New Brunswick
  • The Honourable Justice Christine Pallotta, Federal Court


Please contact the Project Manager of Judicial Programs, Vicki Gondek
Tel.: 514-731-2855, extension 6
Email: vicki.gondek@ciaj-icaj.ca

Cancellation Policy:

  • 30 days or more before the event: Administration fees of $40
  • 7 days or more before the event: 50% of registration fees
  • Less than 7 days before the event: No refund

At any time, a participant may be replaced by another person without charge

COVID-19 Requirements

To protect everyone’s health, the Canadian Institute for the Administration of Justice requests that participants, CIAJ staff, faculty members and speakers are vaccinated against COVID-19 unless they benefit from a recognized medical exemption. This request is in addition to any restrictions or vaccination requirements that may be in force in the jurisdiction or at the venue where the event is being held. Masks are strongly recommended.