The Federal Government
The federal government is usually discussed as having two separate branches:
executive and legislative. Most people also talk about a third level, judicial, which
will be covered later in class. For now lets focus on the other two.
Areas that fall under federal jurisdiction:
Currency and banks
Areas that fall under provincial jurisdiction:
Public lands & forests
Rights cited and protected b
COMPETION & ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
1-Canadian competition legislation attempts to:
a-promote federal businesses and hurt provincial businesses
b-eliminate competition in business
c-reduce competition in business
d-preserve and protect competition in business
Everyone in Canada
Everyone in that Province
Everyone in the city
International and Interprovincial Trade
LAW 2205 WINTER 2013
1-The Rule of Law means:
a-Federal laws have more authority than provincial laws
b-The Charter of Rights and Freedoms is the supreme law is Canada
c-Nobody is above the law
d-Everybody has equal access to a lawyer
e-Everybody is innoc
LAW 2205 WINTER 2013
QUIZ # 2 WORTH 10%
1-The burden of proof in a tort case is
a-on a balance of possibilities
b-beyond a reasonable doubt
c-on a balance of cause
d-on a balance of probabilities
e-beyond a probable doubt
2-The goal of tort law is to:
The provincial and territorial
Canada is a federation, which means it is a system in which the functions of
government are divided between two or more levels: a national government and
provinces or states. In Canada's case the federation is ma
The Municipal governments
The municipal government is organized simpler than the federal and provincial
levels. There arent separate legislative and executive branches, and there isnt a
separate governing group like a Cabinet. Instead, all governing respo
QUIZ # 4 WORTH 10%
SALE OF GOODS AND CONSUMER PROTECTION
1-The Sale of Goods Act applies to the purchase and sale of real estate.
2-The Sale of Goods Act applies to a situation where one person exchanges goods with another person, such as a
1-The Ontario workplace is governed by both legislation and common law.
2-The Canadian Human Rights Act governs human rights in Ontario workplaces.
3-The Employment Standards Act governs injuries at Ontario workplaces.
4-The Occupational Health a
Levels of Government Practice Quiz (Answers on next page)
1. There are _ levels of government.
2. The levels of government are _ .
3. The federal government addresses everyone in _.
4. The Provincial/Territorial government addresses everyone in _.
Tort Law Assignment
Todd Bertuzzi vs. Steve Moore, 2006
This is a case based off of Todd Bertuzzis action from an NHL game between
the Vancouver Canucks and the Colorado Avalanche on March 8, 2004. After failing
to instigate a conflict be