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SECOND REMINDER: Annual Dinner and Cocktail Reception

SECOND REMINDER: Dear Law Society Members: Please note the following: The Law Society’s Annual Dinner and Cocktail Reception will be held on the evening of Friday, 7 June 2019. The band The Black Sheep will provide this year’s musical entertainment following the dinner.   Annual Dinner and Cocktail Reception Musical Guests: The Black Sheep Date:...

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Loss Prevention Tip #31

Loss Prevention Tip #31: A Few Good Tips Document your file It is important to adequately document your file. Keep your client advised of what you’re doing. Copy him/her with virtually everything. Confirm in writing instructions received and advice given. Whenever your client fails to follow your advice, document that in writing and keep that...

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Expressions of Interest – Law Society Committees

The Law Society is seeking expressions of interest from our membership for possible appointment to the following committees: The SS Daisy Legal History Committee: http://www.lawsociety.nf.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/Terms-of-Reference-SS-Daisy-Legal-History-Committee-Approved-By-Benchers-15-February-2016.pdf Library Committee: http://www.lawsociety.nf.ca/wp-content/uploads/2019/01/TermsofReferen

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FINAL REMINDER – Important Notice re: Electronic Voting

FINAL REMINDER: Dear Law Society Members: With respect to the 2019 election of Benchers, please note the following: – The deadline to submit your online votes is today, Friday, 24 May 2019. Reminders will be sent directly from ClearPicture; – To date, only 54% of the membership have voted so far; – Ballots have been...

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Canada’s Taxpayers’ Ombudsman letter

We have been contacted by the Office of the Taxpayers’ Ombudsman, Government of Canada, to circulate the attached letter to our membership. As Taxpayers’ Ombudsman, Ms. Profit addresses service-related issues arising from taxpayers’ interactions with the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA). She operates independently and at arm’s length from the CRA. She plays a key role...

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