Regulatory Governance: Improving Your Board of Directors’ Chance of Success

The inclusion of diverse perspectives in Boards of Directors is an important aspect of the conversation surrounding changes to regulating agencies. A recent report from the Citizen Advisory Group, a partnership of 15 healthcare-related Colleges, showcased the debate...
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regulator transparency

Building Public Trust: Enhancing the Transparency of Regulators

A recent investigation by Michael Lista in Toronto Life magazine delved into the issues related to accountability of regulatory bodies. Lista revealed shocking misconduct by a formerly distinguished ob-gyn, Paul Shuen, who was found to have been secretly inducing...
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Right-Touch Regulation

“Right-Touch Regulation” in Sentencing Principles clarified for Ontario Regulators

Ontario regulatory statutes provide for a broad range of penalties, including fines and incarceration. the Court of Appeal’s recent decision in Ontario (Ministry of Labour) v. New Mexico Canada Inc. helped clarify the appropriate range of penalties for regulatory...
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