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LAWG 415 Evidence (Civil Matters) (3 credits)

Offered by: Law (Faculty of Law)


Law General : Basic principles of evidence as applied and developed in the context of the civil process in all jurisdictions in Canada. Topics include: burden and standard of proof; relevance; the different kinds of evidence, i.e. documentary evidence; testimonial evidence (lay and opinion evidence), presumptions, admissions and real evidence; the principal rules of admissibility, including the hearsay rule and its exceptions.

Terms: Fall 2013, Winter 2014

Instructors: Frederic Bachand (Fall) Patrick M Ferland (Winter)