Member’s name: Name not disclosed
Dates of Hearing: 16 March 2016
Division: New South Wales
Tribunal: Disciplinary Tribunal
On 16 March 2016, the Disciplinary Tribunal found a Member breached Article 39(a)(ii)B.2) of the Constitution in that he was guilty of conduct derogatory and conduct not in the best interests of CPA Australia or its Members, in sending an email which included his CPA designation to a third party, which contained language that was offensive and unprofessional.
The Member attended the Disciplinary Tribunal Hearing.
Penalty and costs
The Disciplinary Tribunal found the Complaints sustained and imposed the penalty of a severe reprimand.
The Member was ordered to pay costs of $679.53.
The Disciplinary Tribunal took into account exceptional circumstances personal to the Member and ordered that the Member’s name be withheld from publication.