Professional Conduct Blog

Defective Search Orders

The Health Professions Act allows for colleges to apply to the court to obtain search and seizure orders. To obtain such orders, colleges must satisfy a court that such an order permitting a search of particular premises may yield evidence…

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Bad Character: How long does it take to become good again?

With civility between lawyers being of recent concern to the Law Society of Upper Canada, the “good character” of applicants has acquired greater significance. The case of Law Society of Upper Canada v. Manilla, 2010 ONLSHP 92 involved an application…

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