1. Overview of Canadian Law
- What are some differences between common law and civil law?
- Describe the purpose of precedence in law.
- Share your thoughts on one or more of the Principles Respecting the Government of Canada’s Relationship with Indigenous Peoples.
- Is doing what is ethical always legal? Is doing what is legal always ethical? Explain your response to these questions.
- Identify some differences between public and private law.
- What is a “cause of action”?
- Describe some differences in the application of laws in Canada relating to Indigenous peoples.