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Category: Volunteer

Expression of Interest – NL English School District

The Board of Trustees of the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District is currently accepting expressions of interest from members of the Law Society to join the new Audit and Risk Management Committee. Further information can be found in the attached handout Expression of Interest – NL English School District  

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Pan-Canadian project to translate court decisions

Pan-Canadian project to translate court decisions TARGET DATE: MARCH 8, 2019 Greetings. We have received funding from the Department of Justice Canada to compile an initial list of selected unilingual decisions requiring translation. The ultimate aim of the project is to increase the number of court decisions available in both official languages in all provinces...

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VOLUNTEERS NEEDED – LEGAL ASSISTANCE CLINICS

Since 2016, several pro bono legal clinics have been established, including the Small Claims Legal Assistance Clinic, Court of Appeal Legal Assistance Clinic, Access Law Clinics, as well as clinics at HMP, Choices for Youth and Gathering Place, among others. Combined to date the clinics have assisted 430 participants, supported by 110 volunteer lawyers, articling...

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Lawyer Recruitment – HMP and Clarenville Legal Clinics

We have been asked by the Executive Director of the Public Legal Information Association of NL, Kevin O’Shea, to circulate the attached notice regarding lawyer recruitment for two upcoming pro bono clinics, one at HMP and one at the Clarenville Correctional Centre for Women. Please see the attached notice for further details. For additional information...

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Call for Volunteers – Legal Assistance Clinics

VOLUNTEER OPPORTUNITIES – LEGAL ASSISTANCE CLINICS As you may be aware, since 2016 a number of pro bono legal clinics have been established: the Small Claims Legal Assistance Clinic, Court of Appeal Legal Assistance Clinic, Access Law Clinic, Gathering Place Legal Assistance Clinic, Choices for Youth Legal Assistance Clinic and the recent “Pop-Up” Legal Assistance...

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