Peter Oliver

University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

57 Louis Pasteur Street

Ottawa, K1N 6N5

Canada

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Scholarly Papers (22)

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The Role of Theory in Canadian Constitutional Law

In P. Oliver, P. Macklem & N. Des Rosiers, eds, The Oxford Handbook of Canadian Constitutional Law (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2017), Oxford Legal Studies Research Paper No. 20/2017, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2017-26
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2020
Timothy A.O. Endicott and Peter Oliver
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Canadian Constitution, constitutional theory, parliamentary government, federalism

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Clarifying the Matter: Modernizing Peace, Order, and Good Government in the Greenhouse Gas Pollution Pricing Act Appeals

(2020) 40.2 N.J.C.L. 153-211 (Thomson Reuters), Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2020-12
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 16 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2020
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Ottawa - Common Law Section and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Constitutional Law, Division of Powers, Jurisdiction, POGG, Cooperative Federalism, Double Aspect Doctrine, Exclusivity, Climate Change, Carbon Pricing, Carbon Tax, Greenhouse Gas Emissions, GHGs, Pith and Substance, Watertight Compartments, Peace, Order & Good Government

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The Extent of Equitable Tracing

“The Extent of Equitable Tracing” (1995) 9 Trust Law International 78-85.
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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equitable, tracing, proprietary claims, equitable, Agip (Africa) Ltd v. Jackson, Re Diplock, Ejou v. Dollar Land Holdings

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Sovereignty in the Twenty-First Century

Peter C. Oliver. Law, Politics, "Sovereignty In The Twenty First Century" (2003), 14 King’s College Law Journal 137
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 23 May 2013
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Sovereignty, politics, law, legal sovereignty, Sovereignty and international law, Sovereignty and constitutional law

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Parliamentary Sovereignty, Federalism and the Commonwealth

in R. Schütze & S. Tierney, eds, The United Kingdom and the Federal Idea (Hart Publishing, 2018) pp. 49-72, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2017-28
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 29 May 2018
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Federalism, Commonwealth, A.V. Dicey, Statute of Westminster 1931, Canada, Australia, United Kingdom, Devolution

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Change in the Ultimate Rule of a Legal System: Uncertainty, Hard Cases, Commonwealth Precedents, and the Importance of Context

(2015) 26:3 King's Law Journal 367-411. doi: 10.1080/09615768.2015.1071533, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2015-28
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 08 Jul 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2016
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Sovereignty, Legal System, Rule of Recognition, Grundnorm, Commonwealth

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The Second Uncertainty in Trusts

Peter Oliver, “The Second Uncertainty in Trusts” (1994) 5 KCLJ 139-42.
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Feb 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Hunter v Moss, property, specific property, trust, enforceable, law, confusion

The 1982 Patriation of the Canadian Constitution: Reflections on Continuity and Change

Peter Oliver, “The 1982 Patriation of the Canadian Constitution: Reflections on Continuity and Change” (1994) 28 Revue juridique Thémis 875-914.
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Feb 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Canada, amendment, 1982, pre-1982, patriation, Supreme Court of Canada, Constitution, sovereignty, British theory, Parliament, law, legal systems, socio-political, rule of law

The 1982 Patriation of the Canadian Constitution: Reflections on Continuity and Change

(1994) 28 Themis 877
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 May 2013
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Jean Beetz, patriation, 1982 patriation, historical link with the United Kingdom Parliament, Canada and the UK, sovereignty, patriation reference, Canadian amending process pre-1982, British theory on the sovereignty of Parliament, rule of law

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‘A Constitution Similar in Principle to that of the United Kingdom’: The Preamble, Constitutional Principles, and a Sustainable Jurisprudence

McGill Law Journal, Vol. 65, 2019-20, pp. 207-267., Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No.2021-02
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 30 Oct 2020 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2021
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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principles, preamble, constitution, Canada, theory

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Canada's Two Solitudes: Constitutional and International Law in Reference Re Secession of Quebec

"Canada's Two Solitudes: Constitutional and International Law in Reference re Secession of Quebec" (1999) 6 International Journal on Minority and Group Rights 63-93
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Quebec, French, Canada, equality, language, Pierre Trudeau, Rene Levesque, English, history, legal accommodation, political accommodation, constitution, Reference re Secession of Quebec, Supreme Court of Canada, international law, domestic constitutional law

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‘Dominion Status’: History, Framework & Context

in (2019) 17 International Journal of Constitutional Law 1173-1191, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2017-31
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2020
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Dominion Status, Balfour Declaration, Statute of Westminster, Pre-Revolutionary American Claims, Constitutional Conventions

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Canada, Quebec, and Constitutional Amendment

“Canada, Quebec, and Constitutional Amendment” (1999) 49 University of Toronto Law Journal 519-610. (92 pages)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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absence, domestic amending formula, Constitution Act, Canada, Quebec, constitutional amendment, constitutional history, Canada Act 1982, consensus, problems, political

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Law, Politics, the Commonwealth and the Constitution: Remembering R. T. E. Latham, 1909-43

(2000) 11 King’s College Law Journal 153
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 May 2013 Last Revised: 25 Mar 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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R. T. E. Latham, Jennings, Kelsen, Dicey, sovereignty, constitution, conventions, Commonwealth,

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Abdicating and Limiting Parliament's Sovereignty — Reply to Goldsworthy

(2006) 17 King’s College Law Journal 281
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 16 May 2013 Last Revised: 14 Dec 2013
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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constitutional law, constitutional theory, comparative constitutional law, continuing sovereignty, self-embracing sovereignty, H.L.A. Hart, rule of recognition

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RTE Latham and Change in the Ultimate Rules of a Legal System

Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2020-21, Connecticut Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Sep 2020 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2020
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Cutting the Imperial Link: Canada and New Zealand

“Cutting the Imperial Link: Canada and New Zealand” in P.A. Joseph, ed., Essays on the Constitution (Wellington: Brooker's/Sydney: Law Book Co., 1995) 368-403. (36 pages)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 26 Mar 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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legal, self-sufficiency, section 15(1), section 52(1), Constitution Act, New Zealand, patriation, Canadian

17.

The Unsettled Law of Knowing Assistance

Peter Oliver, “The Unsettled Law of Knowing Assistance” (1993) 4 KCLJ 82-86.
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 28 Feb 2014
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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liability, knowing assistance, trust, fiduciary, relationship, dishonest design, design, assistance, others, Agip, knowledge

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The Busy Harbours of Canadian Federalism: The Division of Powers and its Doctrines in the McLachlin Court

Oliver, Peter, "The Busy Harbours of Canadian Federalism: The Division of Powers and its Doctrines in the McLachlin Court" in Public Law at the McLachlin Court: The First Decade, David A. Wright and Adam M. Dodek, Eds, Irwin Law, 2011.
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Aug 2020
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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federalism, division of powers, cooperative federalism, pith and substance, double aspect, ancillary powers doctrine, paramountcy, interjurisdictional immunity

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Une brève histoire de la Revue de droit d’Ottawa -- A Brief History of the Ottawa Law Review

Ottawa Law Review, Vol. 50, No. 3, 2019
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Feb 2020 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2020
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Faith in Law: Essays in Legal Theory (Co-Edited Book)

Peter Oliver, Sionaidh Douglas Scott & Victor Tadros, Faith in Law: Essays in Legal Theory (Oxford: Hart Publishing, 2000).
Posted: 17 Nov 2020
University of Oxford - Faculty of Law, University of Warwick - School of Law and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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legal theory, jurisprudence, religion, law, faith, reason

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Autochthonous Constitutions

in R. Grote, F. Lachenmann & R. Wolfrum, eds, Max Planck Encyclopedia of Comparative Constitutional Law (Oxford University Press, 2017), Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2017
Posted: 13 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 08 May 2020
Peter Oliver
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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autochthony, K.C. Wheare, Geoffrey Marshall, A.V. Dicey, Hans Kelsen, constitutional continuity, constitutional change, Ireland, India, Pakistan, Africa

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The Oxford Handbook of the Canadian Constitution

The Oxford Handbook of the Canadian Constitution, Oxford University Press, 2017, Ottawa Faculty of Law Working Paper No. 2017
Posted: 13 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2020
University of Ottawa - Common Law Section, University of Toronto - Faculty of Law and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section

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Constitution of Canada, Constitutional History, Institutions and Constitutional Change, Indigenous Peoples, Federalism, Charter of Rights and Freedoms, Constitutional Theory