TORONTO, April 18 /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.
Vishnu Rajendra Poonai (1992), of the City of Brampton
Decision: Member is immediately disbarred.
James Alexander Kay (1992), of the City of Mississauga
Decision: The stay of appeal is extended to the earlier of the date when
the Appeal Panel has rendered its decision or June 1, 2007.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org