LSO balks at federation's standards on disciplinary investigations
William Trudell says it’s 'not acceptable' for the law society to take more time to notify people under investigation.

LSO balks at federation's standards on disciplinary investigations

Requirement to contact those under investigation every three months 'not optimal'The Law Society of Ontario has decided it cannot comply with a national standard to tell lawyers and paralegals if they are the subject of a disciplinary complaint within three months.

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