Category Archives: Administrative Law

May remedial penalties be endless?

When a discipline hearing panel finds that a respondent must undergo remedial steps, but does not know what steps may be adequate to achieve the results it desires, a panel may feel inclined to reserve some discretion to make further…

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Registration: good character and past complaints

A regulatory body may, when looking into an applicant’s good character, look at alleged conduct resulting in complaints, even if those complaints have not progressed beyond informal resolutions. On this basis the Alberta Court of Queen’s Bench upheld as reasonable…

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