Office of Disciplinary Counsel v. Kaushas, 113018 PASCDC, 2539-3

Docket Nº:2539 Disciplinary Docket 3, Board File C3-17-683, C3-18-292
Opinion Judge:PER CURIAM
Party Name:OFFICE OF DISCIPLINARY COUNSEL, Petitioner v. EDWARD JAMES KAUSHAS, 2nd Respondent
Case Date:November 30, 2018
Court:Court of Judicial Discipline of Pennsylvania
 
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OFFICE OF DISCIPLINARY COUNSEL, Petitioner

v.

EDWARD JAMES KAUSHAS, 2nd Respondent

No. 2539 Disciplinary Docket No. 3

Board File Nos. C3-17-683, C3-18-292

Court of Judicial Discipline of Pennsylvania

November 30, 2018

Attorney Registration No. 202592 (Lackawanna County)

ORDER

PER CURIAM

AND NOW, this 30th day of November, 2018, following consideration of the responses to this Court's Rule to Show Cause why Respondent should not be placed on temporary suspension, the Rule is made absolute. It is provided that:

1. Respondent is placed on temporary suspension until further definitive action by this Court;

2. Respondent shall comply with the provisions of Pa.R.D.E. 217;

3. The President Judge of the Court of Common Pleas of Lackawanna County shall enter such orders as may be necessary to protect the rights of Respondent's clients or fiduciary entities with which he is involved, see Pa.R.D.E. 217(g); and

4. All financial institutions in which Respondent holds fiduciary funds shall freeze such accounts pending further action.

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