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CLE Offering – Effective Writing for Lawyers Simplify the Process; Simplify the Product; Manage Email

NEWFOUNDLAND & LABRADOR CONTINUING LEGAL EDUCATION P.O. Box 1028, St. John’s, Newfoundland & Labrador, A1C 5M3 Tel: 722-4740, Fax: 722-8902, e-mail: cle@lawsociety.nf.ca Effective Writing for Lawyers Simplify the Process; Simplify the Product; Manage Email (A one-day seminar presented by Mr. Frank Sanitate of Frank Sanitate Associates, Santa Barbara, California.) Friday, June 14, 2013

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Reminder From the Library on Borrowing and Delivery

Members of the Newfoundland & Labrador Law Society and the Judiciary may borrow from the Law Library Loan Periods: 1 week for the St. John’s area and 2 weeks for outside St. John’s. Some materials are restricted to overnight loans only. Delivery: Texts requested within the St. John’s area will be held at the Library...

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Response to The Telegram’s article re: Transaction Levy

Dear Editor: I write in response to Ms. Frampton’s commentary of 26 November 2011 entitled “The Unjust Tax” and to answer questions posed to the Law Society about the Transaction Levy. The Law Society is a regulatory body governed by Benchers who are charged under The Law Society Act, SNL 1999, c. L-9.1 with regulating...

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Notice of Upcoming Public Hearings

NOTICE OF UPCOMING PUBLIC HEARINGS Notice of Upcoming Public Hearings Disciplinary Hearings As the regulatory body of lawyers in Newfoundland and Labrador the Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador is authorized under the Law Society Act, 1999 to file Complaints against members. Please note: A Complaint is an unproven allegation until an adjudication tribunal makes...

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Lawyers Insurance Programme

Potential Insurance claims are to be reported by completing and faxing to the Lawyers Insurance Program a CLIA Claim Reporting Form. The Form is attached for your information. A member with a claim enquiry may phone 722-6008, a dedicated claim reporting line and speak to Janice Ringrose the Insurance Administrator or may fax to 722-7008...

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