TORONTO, April 5 /CNW/ - The Law Society regulates the legal profession
in the public interest.
As part of this mandate, the Law Society's Hearing and Appeal Panels
recently heard the following matters. Hearing and Appeal Panels are composed
of Law Society benchers - lawyers and lay people who are responsible for
determining the appropriate disposition of cases.
Robert William Wilson (1979), of the Town of Oakville
Decision: Member is reprimanded. Commencing immediately, the Member shall
not practise law unless he is complying with terms set out in the Order.
Joseph Henri Hector Emond (1982), of the City of Ottawa
Decision: The Decision and Order of the Hearing Panel dated February 20,
2007, is stayed.
More information about these matters can be found on the Law Society's
website at http://www.lsuc.on.ca/regulation/a/discipline/. Reasons for
decisions when provided by the panel are available on the Canadian Legal
Information Institute (CanLII) website at http://www.canlii.org.
For further information:
For further information: Lisa Hall, (416) 947-7625, email@example.com