Law Society of Upper Canada

Law Society of Upper Canada

August 30, 2007 15:12 ET

Law Society Tribunal Decisions

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Aug. 30, 2007) - 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/.

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