Workers Compensation Regulation 2010
Historical version for 16 September 2011 to 16 February 2012 (accessed 22 November 2014 at 05:51) Current version

138   Referral of misconduct to Legal Services Commissioner

(1)  If the Registrar considers that any conduct of a legal practitioner or agent involves the deliberate charging of grossly excessive amounts of costs or deliberate misrepresentations as to costs, the Registrar must refer the matter to the Legal Services Commissioner appointed under the Legal Profession Act 2004.
(2)  For the purposes of the Legal Profession Act 2004, the deliberate charging of grossly excessive amounts of costs and deliberate misrepresentations as to costs are each declared to be professional misconduct.
(3)  The Registrar may refer any failure by a legal practitioner to comply with a notice issued under clause 118, or with any other provision of this Division, to the Legal Services Commissioner.
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