Category Archives: Administrative Law

Disciplining a former member when the enabling act only refers to members

Today, most self-regulating profession legislation expressly provide that former members can be disciplined for alleged misconduct which occurred while they were a member.  Nonetheless, some remaining enabling statutes do not expressly address this issue, creating the problem of how these…

Read More

Addressing complainant misuse of documents

Over the last few weeks we have explored the balancing act regulators may engage in when weighing what disclosure should be made to complainants. We first examined the general rules of disclosure and the requirements of procedural fairness (click here).…

Read More