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Intensive Trial Advocacy Course

The objective of the program is to teach and develop fundamental skill sets for litigators, both criminal and civil. Participants will learn how to effectively conduct an examination-in-chief and a cross-examination, how to enter exhibits, how to refresh a witness’ memory, how to cross-examine on a prior inconsistent statement, and other basic skills necessary for...

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Expression of Interest – NL English School District

The Board of Trustees of the Newfoundland and Labrador English School District is currently accepting expressions of interest from members of the Law Society to join the new Audit and Risk Management Committee. Further information can be found in the attached handout Expression of Interest – NL English School District  

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Reminder from the Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador

The Supreme Court of Newfoundland and Labrador would like to remind members of the Bar that requests for the installation of equipment in a courtroom for use during a trial or hearing should be made in conformance with the Practice Note published on June 27, 2014, available here: https://www.servicenl.gov.nl.ca/printer/gazette/weekly_issues/2014/NLG140627.pdf This Practice Note applies to any...

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Notice – CLIA

The Canadian Lawyers Insurance Association (CLIA) is a reciprocal insurance exchange providing professional liability insurance to lawyers in nine Canadian provinces with its headquarters in Regina, Saskatchewan. CLIA’s nominating committee is seeking candidates for two volunteer board positions opening July 1, 2019. Candidates do not need to be lawyers but should have some of the...

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