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Mandatory CLE Program – Late Filing Fee

At Convocation on 11 December 2018, Benchers approved amendments to Law Society Rule 6.20 – Mandatory Continuing Legal Education, which are now in effect. Pursuant to the revised Rule 6.20, a member who fails to file their Annual CLE Report, in compliance with the Mandatory CLE Requirements, on or before the required deadline will be...

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Professional Obligations

Given the increasing popularity and use of social media, the Law Society wishes to remind members that communications and statements from members may be subject to the Code of Professional Conduct (the “Code”). In accordance with the provisions of the Code, members are, both in private and professional life, expected to communicate in a respectful...

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Risk Assessment Visit

Risk Assessment Visits are available to members. The purpose of the Risk Assessment Visit is to offer firms, especially solo and small firms (2-5 members) a free, confidential service to assist in identifying areas of risk that have potential to result in claims under the Lawyers’ Insurance Programme. The Visit is designed to be a...

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