Professional Conduct Blog

Inquiry Committees and Inadequate Investigations

In the recent case of College of Chiropractors of British Columbia v. Health Professions Review Board, 2016 BCSC 391, the B.C. Supreme Court addressed the duties of an inquiry committee under the Health Professions Act, when a complainant asserts injury…

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Update on Physician-Assisted Death

As discussed in our previous blog posts, the Supreme Court of Canada declared, on February 6, 2015, that the prohibition on physician-assisted death in the Criminal Code was unconstitutional as it violated the s.7 Charter rights of competent adult persons…

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Save Nov. 16, 2016 for our professional regulation conference

Ng Ariss Fong and Lovett & Westmacott will hold their third bi-annual Professional Regulation Conference on November 16, 2016 at the Vancouver Convention Centre. The agenda and registration will be available in mid-March, through our email newsletter, and published on…

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