4. Within 5 days of receiving an application for conciliation, the syndic shall notify the member concerned or, where he is unable to notify the member personally within that period, shall notify the member’s firm. He shall also send the client a copy of this Regulation within the same period.
Once the syndic has received the application for conciliation, the member may not institute proceedings to recover his account so long as the dispute may be settled by conciliation or arbitration. Notwithstanding the foregoing, a member may request provisional measures in accordance with article 940.4 of the Code of Civil Procedure (chapter C-25).