Category Archives: Regulator Liability

Our round-up of top 2010 professional regulatory cases

1. On deference to a professional regulatory body on findings of unprofessional conduct: Salway v. Assn. of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia, 2010 BCCA 94, 3 B.C.L.R. (5th) 213 (B.C.C.A.), leave to appeal denied [2010] S.C.C.A. No. 122.…

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Immunity of regulatory personnel from lawsuits: Part 2

In December, we examined the protection from lawsuits that regulatory personnel receive under s.24 of the Health Professions Act, through a parallel provision (section 38 of Ontario’s Registered Health Professions Act) considered in Deep v. College of Physicians and Surgeons…

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