Case Summaries

Each year, the Conflict of Interest Commissioner’s annual report includes a selection of summaries of the conflict of interest and political activity questions or issues dealt with during the year. These summaries are intended to assist Ontario public service decision-makers in interpreting conflict of interest and political activity rules and applying the rules to similar […]


Do the Right Thing

In previous blogs I explained that conflicts of interest may sometimes occur as a fact of life in a complicated society and that people should develop their own ethical compass and know when to seek advice.  I discussed how leaders are responsible for their own and their organization’s ethical integrity and they should foster an […]