Law Society Tribunal Decisions



    TORONTO, Sept. 28 /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.

    Seymour Elliot German (1968), of the City of Toronto
    Decision: The Lawyer is reprimanded.

    Donna Marie Jones (2000), of the City of Cornwall
    Decision: The appeal is allowed. The finding of misconduct and the
    penalty are set aside. A new hearing is ordered.

    Brian Stanley Korb (1984), of the Town of Whitby
    Decision: The Lawyer is reprimanded.

    Peter Alan Ludwig (1988), of the City of Ottawa
    Decision: The appeal is dismissed.

    Alan Douglas MacKinnon, (1976), of the City of Pickering
    Decision: The Member is suspended for 2 months on completion of his
    administrative suspension and then indefinitely until he has responded to
    the satisfaction of the Director of Professional Regulation. The Member
    shall provide and maintain current contact information to the Society.

    Hamidreza Mojtahedi (2002), of the City of Toronto
    Decision: The Lawyer is suspended for three months, on completion of his
    current administrative suspension and then indefinitely until he has
    satisfied certain terms and conditions.

    Lisa Edna Reiten (1997), of the City of Windsor
    Decision: The Decision and Order of the Hearing Panel dated December 6,
    2005 is set aside and the matter is sent back for a new hearing.

    Regina Marie Luyiga Senjule (1997), of the City of Toronto
    Decision: The Licensee is suspended for five months, commencing December
    1, 2007. Commencing immediately, the Licensee shall not practise real
    estate law and shall not act on any real estate transaction or mortgage
    transaction of any kind. Upon resumption of practice, the Licensee will
    be subject to specific terms and conditions.

    Tapishar Singh (1985), of the City of Guelph
    Decision: The Lawyer's licence is revoked.

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    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: Susan Tonkin, (416) 947-7605, or
stonkin@lsuc.on.ca


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