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Month: May 2015


Notice from Law Society’s Lawyers’ Insurance Program about excess insurance

Lawyers in Newfoundland and Labrador have mandatory insurance coverage of $1 million. Recent claims experience demonstrates that $1 million in insurance coverage may not be sufficient, especially when the mandatory limit not only includes damages but also defence costs. Costs to defend claims are ever-increasing. Lawyers and law firms without excess insurance have to satisfy...

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Free Quicklaw training available at Law Society Library

Quicklaw training will be available in the Law Society Library Tuesday, June 9th at 11:30a.m. and Wednesday, June 10th at 9:00a.m.. Training sessions will be customized to participants’ ability. As spaces are limited, please contact Rosie Myers at lawlibrary@lawsociety.nf.ca to register. Thank you. Law Society of Newfoundland and Labrador Law Library

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