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Month: February 2014

Corporations Canada – Transition Communications Toolkit

“The Canada Not-for profit Corporations Act replaces Part II of the Canada Corporations Act. Are you ready? The new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (NFP Act) presents a more modern, flexible and relevant legal framework for federally-incorporated not-for-profit corporations. The transition deadline of October 17, 2014 may seem far off, but corporations should be taking action...

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Bencher Vacancy (Labrador District)

The Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador is seeking expressions of interest from members in filling a vacancy on Benchers. The Law Society Act, 1999, provides that when a Bencher resigns Benchers must appoint a person to fill the vacancy until the next election. Any member in good standing, practicing, and residing in Labrador who is...

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The Lawyer’s Valentine

The Lawyer’s Valentine I’m notified, fair neighbour mind, By one of our profession, That this, the term of Valentine, Is Cupid’s Special Session. Permit me, therefore, to Report Myself, on this occasion, Quite ready to proceed to Court, and file my declaration. I’ve an attachment for you, too; A legal and a strong one; O,...

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