Appeals are pending related to the decision about a recent complaint.
Director of Home Chess Alex Holowczak was given a two week suspension from duty from 25 August to 8 September 2015 following a complaint by Commercial Director Bob Kane made in accordance with the ECF Complaints Procedure. The investigation found that Mr Holowczak breached the Standards of Conduct for ECF Officials, specifically Regulation 4 paragraphs 2.1, 2.6 and 3.3.1. As of 8 September both Mr Holowczak and Mr Kane are appealing. The Board will consider the appeals on 18 September. The outcome will be published.