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Category: Law Society



Notice to Members: Form 5.06B – Non-Trust Declaration

Form 5.06B – Non-Trust Declaration pursuant to Pursuant to Rule 5.06(6) of Uniform Trust Account Rules Form 5.06B is required to be completed and filed by Law Society members who do not manage trust money or trust property for Newfoundland and Labrador clients. Form 5.06B is due on January 31, 2020. If you have any...

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New Bencher

You may recall that we sent a notice in October seeking expressions of interest from members to fill the vacancy created when Joan Dawson (Eastern District) resigned as a Bencher effective 26 September 2019. Benchers had many worthy candidates to choose from as a total of 16 members sought appointment. We are now pleased to...

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REMINDER NOTICE: Annual Trust Account Report

2019 Form 5.06A is due on Friday, November 1, 2019. Law firms and sole practitioners who maintain trust accounts in NL, are reminded to submit Form 5.06A, the Members’ Annual Trust Account Report, covering the period from October 1, 2018 through September 30, 2019. A copy of the 2019 Form 5.06A is attached to this...

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Reminder: Notice to Members – Bencher vacancy (Eastern District)

We are seeking expressions of interest from members who are interested in filling a vacancy on Benchers. Joan Dawson (Eastern District) has resigned as a Bencher effective 26 September 2019. The Law Society Act, 1999, provides that Benchers must appoint a person to fill the vacancy, therefore, the Law Society is seeking Expressions of Interest...

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