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Month: May 2016

Reminder – Annual Dinner and Cocktail Reception 2016

REMINDER: Dear Law Society Members: Please note the following: The Law Society’s Annual Dinner and Cocktail Reception will be held on the evening of Friday, 10 June 2016. The band 709 will provide this year’s musical entertainment following the dinner. Annual Dinner and Cocktail Reception Musical Guests: 709 Date: Friday, 10 June 2016 Location: Clovelly,...

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Court of Appeal Legal Advice and Assistance Clinic

Please find below correspondence from the Supreme Court of NL, Court of Appeal regarding a new initiative, namely the Court of Appeal Legal Advice and Assistance Clinic. This Access to Justice initiative is designed to provide legal information and assistance to unrepresented litigants dealing with matters in the Court of Appeal. The Law Society supports...

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Canadian Study on Legal Process Outsourcing

We have been asked by CorbinPartners Inc. to circulate the following information to our membership. CorbinPartners, which provides corporate business intelligence and forensic market research, is working together with Taran Virtual Associates to do a national online English-language survey of practising lawyers to gauge the state of Legal Process Outsourcing in Canada. While Legal Process...

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Professional Liability Insurance and Cyber Coverage

Did you know that your Lawyers’ Professional Liability Insurance Group Policy with the Canadian Lawyers Insurance Association (CLIA) has what is generally referred to as a “cyber coverage” exclusion. Condition 3.9.1 of your Insurance Policy excludes “claims arising out of or from damage to or loss of use of tangible or intangible property, loss of...

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