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St. John’s Provincial Court – Traffic Court and Contraventions Act Cases

Traffic Court matters, including Contraventions Act cases, scheduled during the month of December 2020 in St. John’s will not proceed at this time. Parties with scheduled cases will receive written notification of their rescheduled Court date. Alternatively, please visit the Court’s website for the new date at https://docket.court.nl.ca. Enquiries can be made to the St....

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Notice – Bonnell Law

R. Archibald Bonnell is considering transitioning into retirement in the near future and would like to hear from lawyers who would be interested in taking over his long standing practice. The practice is mainly a solicitors practice with concentration on real estate, estates and some personal injury. Practice in other areas is readily available if...

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Reminder: Mandatory CLE Program – Late Filing Fee

At Convocation on December 11, 2018, Benchers approved amendments to Law Society rule 6.20 – Mandatory Continuing Legal Education, which are now in effect. Pursuant to the revised rule 6.20, a member who fails to file their Annual CLE Report, in compliance with the Mandatory CLE Requirements, on or before the required deadline will be...

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Update – Library Appointment System

Please note that starting Tuesday, November 24th, the Law Library on-site appointments will now be available for 45 minutes instead of 30 minutes. Appointments will remain on the hour only (i.e. no booking at half past) Monday to Friday at 9 am, 10 am, 11, am, 2 pm, and 3 pm in order to allow...

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Atlantic Canada Access to Justice Colloquium

Reimagining Justice: Atlantic Canada The Action Committee’s Regional Colloquia Series Date: November 25, 2020 Time: 1:30 pm-4:00 pm, NL time Cost: free The justice system currently faces operational and logistical challenges spurred by the pandemic, as well as substantive and ideological challenges of systemic racism in our systems and in the law. Combined with the...

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