Unethical Conduct

Unethical Conduct

Behavior that falls below or violates the professional standards in a particular field. In law, this can include Attorney Misconduct or ethics violations. The standards for conduct to be observed by attorneys can be found in the Code of Professional Responsibility; members of the judiciary adhere to those found in the Canons of Judicial Ethics.

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However, he also lambasted Kuala Lumpur City Hall (DBKL) and accused it of unprofessional and unethical conduct for leaking MCA's redevelopment plans to the media.
He claims the company's accounting is intentionally "opaque and complex" and has accused Ligand of "a clear pattern of unethical conduct," including dramatically raising drug prices without justification.
'It should be stressed that the use of credit and/or debit cards as a mode for payment is not the main problem under the circumstances, but the unethical conduct of Caritas Health's erring agents/sales associates as well as the apparent lack of timely and effective supervisory intervention by Caritas Health management,' the IC chief added.
The letter further says: "In the complaint filed with the CVO, the Air India Captain has charged the Dy CFOI with unethical conduct and falsification of government (DGCA) check form.
Fifa's Ethics Committee banned Blatter, who led Fifa for 17 years, from 'all football activities' in 2015 after finding him guilty of unethical conduct related to a global corruption scandal which rocked the organisation.
FIFA's Ethics Committee banned Blatter, who led FIFA for 17 years, from "all football activities" in 2015 after finding him guilty of unethical conduct related to a global corruption scandal which rocked the organisation.
Thus, while out-of-state lawyers may not be engaged in the unlicensed practice of law if their activity falls within the rule, they can be disciplined for unethical conduct. The MJP rules also require out-of-state lawyers who appear in a Florida court or arbitration to file a copy of their pro hac vice motion and verified statement, respectively, with The Florida Bar.
We are simply not going to dignify such unprofessional and unethical conduct with additional commentary.
class="MsoNormalThe report stated that it was impossible to prioritise areas of intervention, including those related to corruption, unethical conduct, irregularities and delays in service delivery.
the big stick on the eight erring banks in view of the unethical conduct they have displayed which the workers argued to have further added to the psychological torture they had been subjected to since the national carrier was liquidated in 2004.
We will implement appropriate internal systems and controls to prevent unethical conduct by our employees, ensure good governance, and institutionalize the values of integrity and accountability in our business.
"This kind of manipulative, unethical conduct erodes public trust in our financial institutions and the integrity of our financial markets, and that loss of public confidence can result in damage to the entire economy," he said.