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Fogo Island Inn – Special Offer

The Fogo Island Inn would like to extend a special offer to members of the Law Society of Newfoundland. Please see the attached flyer, outlining the offer and specifics. Law Society – Fogo Island Inn Offer 2019

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News release – On the path towards a more accessible Canada

The Canadian Human Rights Commission just issued the following joint news release: Today, the organizations responsible for enforcing the Accessible Canada Act announce the establishment of the Council of Federal Accessibility Agencies. The Accessible Canada Act, which became law on June 21, 2019, requires the member organizations of the Council to work collaboratively to refer...

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Manning Bradbury – change of address

Effective Monday, August 12, 2019, the law offices of Manning Bradbury shall operate from the following location: 3 Queen Street – Fourth Floor PO Box 787, Station C St. John’s, NL A1C 5L7 All other contact information shall remain unchanged. Please be advised that there may be some minor interruptions to communications on Monday, August...

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Retirement Notice – Katrina Brannan, Q.C.

We have been asked by Mr. James Hughes, Q.C. of the law firm Hughes & Brannan Law Offices, to circulate the following information to our membership. ****************************************************************** It is with both celebration and a degree of sadness that we announce the retirement of Katrina A. Brannan, Q.C. on July 31, 2019. Katrina is a Hunt...

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Invitation to Conference – Uniform Law Conference of Canada

The Host Committee of the Uniform Law Conference of Canada would like to invite all members of the Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador to attend this year’s conference which will be held at the Delta Hotel in St. John’s, August 18 -22, 2019. Registration as an observer is required to attend. The registration form...

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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 190429 EN

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Firm Name Change – O’Flaherty Legal Services

We have been asked by Peter O’Flaherty to forward the following information to our membership regarding a change of name. Please see the below for further information and details. *************************************************************************** Effective 1 July 2019 the firm name “O’Flaherty Wells Law” will change to “O’Flaherty Legal Services”. All contact details will re

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Letter from City of St. John’s

We have been asked by the City of St. John’s to circulate the attached letter to our membership, regarding a new process for lawyers/law firms who require a Letter of Tolerance or Sales of City Land. Please see the attached letter for further information and details. Law Society Notice – Tolerance Requests Land Sale Requests

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Adam Baker Law Office – Change of Address

Adam Baker Law Office PLC Inc. is moving and will be shutting down for two days to accommodate the move. The office will be closed on Thursday, June 13th and Friday, June 14th for relocating. As of June 17th, 2019, the new office will be located at 40 Main Street, Corner Brook, NL and the...

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