The chair1 of the practice committee2 may, of his own motion, or upon the application of a party, postpone any hearing of which notice has been given before the hearing begins3. A practice committee considering an allegation4 may, of its own motion or upon the application of a party, adjourn the proceedings at any stage, provided that no injustice is caused to the parties5 and the decision is made after hearing representations from the parties, where present, and taking advice from the legal assessor6. In considering whether or not to grant a request for postponement or adjournment, the chair
**Trials are provided to all LexisPSL and LexisLibrary content, excluding Practice Compliance, Practice Management and Risk and Compliance, subscription packages are tailored to your specific needs. To discuss trialling these LexisPSL services please email customer service via our online form. Free trials are only available to individuals based in the UK. We may terminate this trial at any time or decide not to give a trial, for any reason. Trial includes one question to LexisAsk during the length of the trial.
To view the latest version of this document and millions of others like it, sign-in to LexisLibrary or register for a free trial.
EXISTING USER? SIGN IN
TAKE A FREE TRIAL
0330 161 1234