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  • Non-compliance: non-attendance: irregularities

    • 91.

      If any party fails to comply with these Rules or any direction given in accordance with these Rules, the Hearing Panel may, if it considers the justice of the case so requires:

      (a) order that such party be barred from taking any further part in the proceedings without the permission of the Hearing Panel;
      (b) draw such inferences from that party's failure to comply with such Rules or direction as it considers are justified in the circumstances.

    • 92.

      If any party fails to attend any hearing, case management conference or pre-hearing review of which it has received proper written notice, the Hearing Panel may continue with such case management conference or pre-hearing review in the absence of that party.

    • 93.

      Any irregularity resulting from failure to comply with these Rules shall not of itself render the proceedings void, and the Hearing Panel may give such directions as it thinks just to cure the irregularity.

    • 94.

      Clerical mistakes or errors arising from any accidental slip or omission in any document recording a decision of the Hearing Panel may be corrected by the Chairman by a certificate signed by the Chairman.