professional misconduct

noun

  • Dispute Resolution
  • Criminal Law
  • Insurance Law
  • Employment Law
  • Labour Law

Definitions of professional misconduct

  • unacceptable behaviour by an employee or by a professional person (=someone with a job that requires a long period of specialist training); behaviour by a professional that is below the standards expected of the body that regulates that profession. In some jurisdictions, professional misconduct is a crime.

    He was found guilty of serious professional misconduct and struck off the medical register.

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