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Dawe & Burke Notice of Relocation of Offices

NOTICE Please be advised that effective Wednesday August 29, 2018 at 1:00 pm, our firm shall be closed to relocate our offices. We shall have no access to telephone or internet services until Tuesday September 4, 2018 at 9:00 am. Our new office address is: DAWE & BURKE Barristers and Solicitors Suite W110, 120 Torbay...

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Results of 2017 Justice survey

We have been asked by the Criminal Justice System Review of Canada to circulate the following information regarding the results of the 2017 Justice survey. Please see the below information for further details. ************************************************************************* Last year, you were invited to participate in a survey on transforming the criminal justice system in Canada. The De

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Contact List for Mortgage Discharges

The Canadian Bankers Association (“CBA”) has provided an updated list of bank officials to contact in the case of delays in the discharge of mortgages. This list contains a number of changes and replaces all earlier versions. Mortgage Discharge Escalation Contact List

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Department of Justice Canada Survey on the Practice of Family Law

To All Family Law Practitioners and Judges: We have been asked by the Department of Justice Canada to circulate the following: The Department of Justice Canada is conducting a survey to obtain current information on the characteristics of cases handled by family law practitioners in Canada, and to obtain information from both lawyers and judges...

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Notice – Closure of Medical Practice

Please be advised that Dr. Louise Rogers will be closing her medical practice at Midtown Medical Clinic in St. John’s, effective August 31, 2018. Those who share clients, please request final medical reports by July 1, 2018. Letter to Law Association

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CBA Young Lawyers International Program

We have been asked to circulate a notice to members of the upcoming internship opportunities under the Canadian Bar Association’s Young Lawyers International Program. The YLIP will select up to 32 young Canadian lawyers aged 30 or under for placement as interns with overseas development organizations working in human rights, access to justice, legal reform...

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Access Law Clinic – Gander

The Access Law Clinic is pleased to announce that they will be holding their next pro bono clinic in Gander. It will be held on Thursday, June 7, 2018 from 1:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. at the Law Court Building in Gander. Please see the attached notice for more information and details. Access Law Clinic...

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CanLII Update

CanLII (www.canlii.org) has been working on adding more Commentary Resources to this free database for research in law reporters, select open access e-books, and legal commentary. Last month we were delighted to announce that law journal articles and newsletters are now available in CanLII’s Commentary section (https://www.canlii.org/en/commentary/), and now we get to tell you that...

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Access Law Clinic

The next Access Law Clinic, with a focus on family law, is planned for Saturday, May 12, 10am-2pm at the Law Society Library. Please see below for more information and details. ********************************************************************** We presently have eight volunteers signed up, with 24 appointment slots available. Appointments are required for the clinic and details are included in.

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