TORONTO, Aug. 30 /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 matter. Hearing and Appeal Panels are composed of
Law Society benchers - lawyers and lay people who are responsible for
determining the appropriate disposition of cases.
Ashfrah Syed, (2000), of the City of Ottawa
Decision: The Decision and Orders of the Hearing Panel respecting penalty
are stayed pending the earlier of the determination of the appeal or
October 31, 2007.
More information about this matter 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