Category Archives: Discipline

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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Discipline: Adequacy of reasons, credibility, and Cleo the cat

A hearing panel may make an unreasonable decision if it fails to enumerate the evidence supporting its conclusion, especially in cases where events involve deciding between he-said and she-said accounts on the basis of credibility. This is illustrated where a…

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