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Virtual Appearances – Practice Notes

SUPREME COURT OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR Rules of the Supreme Court, 1986 PRACTICE NOTE P.N. No. 2022-01 DATE ISSUED: March 30, 2022 RULE(S) AFFECTED: 47A and F41 P.N. AFFECTED: N/A EFFECTIVE DATE: Upon publication The following Practice Note is published pursuant to Rule 4.04 of the Rules of the Supreme Court, 1986. VIRTUAL APPEARANCES BACKGROUND...

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Benchers’ Meeting – April 11, 2022

Please note that the next Benchers’ meeting will take place on Monday, 11 April 2022 at 1:00 pm. Anyone wishing to attend a Benchers’ meeting: is required to provide notice of attendance to the Law Society by emailing erowe@lsnl.ca; will not be permitted to use audio or video recording devices or communication devices during the...

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Employment Opportunity: Solicitor – Human Rights Commission

Referral Number JPS.21.22.1504 Employment type 1 Permanent Position Division Human Rights Commission Position Group NAPE – General Service Department Department of Justice and Public Safety Location St. John’s Closing Date 15 Apr 2022 Salary (scale) In accordance with the Solicitors’ Compensation Plan (SL) Benefits Onboarding Position Details: Context https://www.exec-abc.gov.nl.ca/p

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CPATA’s Inaugural Annual Report – 2021

CPATA’s Inaugural Annual Report for 2021 Available in English and French 2021 was a ground-breaking first year of operation for CPATA. Since the enactment of the College of Patent Agents and Trademark Agents Act by the Government of Canada in 2018, we have been busy building a transparent, comprehensive regulatory framework and infrastructure for the...

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French Language Training for Lawyers

French Language Training for Lawyers Date: Thursday, September 8, 2022 Time: 9:00 am – 4:30 pm (Cocktail Reception to follow at 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm) In-Person: 3rd Floor, Law Society Building, 196-198 Water Street Online: Via Zoom Seminar Overview During this one-day seminar, participants will review some of the basic rules of correspondence in...

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Walter Owen Book Prize – Legal Research

The Walter Owen Book Prize, awarded by the Canadian Foundation for Legal Research, recognizes exceptional legal research and writing that contribute significantly to Canadian legal literature. The Prize, now $30,000.00, was created in 1988 in celebration of the life of Walter Owen, Q.C., P.C., prominent member of Law Society of British Columbia, former Lieutenant Governor...

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Job Opportunity: Crown Prosecutor – Government of Saskatchewan

Crown Prosecutor Ministry of Justice La Ronge, SK Are you seeking to practice law and make a difference? Would you like to have a great career and work life balance? If so, you might be the perfect candidate for us! Public Prosecutions is seeking to fill opportunities in various locations in the province! As a...

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Board of Directors Volunteer Opportunity – BCC

Bladder Cancer Canada – Volunteer Opportunity National Board of Directors Our Story The story of Bladder Cancer Canada (BCC) began with two bladder cancer patients – David Guttman and Jack Moon. When dealing with their diagnosis, they experienced a lack of support; they needed to talk about their fears and uncertainty and wanted up-to-date information...

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Opportunity: Member – Payments in Lieu of Taxes Dispute Advisory Panel

Portfolio: Public Services and Procurement Organization: Payments in Lieu of Taxes Dispute Advisory Panel Position Title: Member Type: Part-time Per Diem: $100.00 – $125.00 Location: Representatives from every province and territory Application Review Date: May 2, 2022 (applications received after this date may still be considered) Opportunity Number: J0322-0052 The Government of Canada’s prop

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