Council Highlights from Friday, July 22, 2016

For details about matters discussed at Council's meeting on Friday, July 22, please see the Council Highlights and Documents, available on the Council materials page of the Society's website.

Follow the link above to find out more about the following and other items:

  • Council approved the new Strategic Framework that will guide the Society’s activities for 2016-2019.
  • Following consultation with the membership, Council approved the new Equity and Diversity Standard proposed by the Professional Standards (Law Office Management) Committee.
  • Council appointed New Glasgow lawyer Ellen Burke to fill the vacant Central District seat. Ms. Burke practises primarily family law with Patterson Law and is an active member of the Pictou County Bar, a board member of Big Brothers Big Sisters in Pictou County, and a member of the New Glasgow Rotary Club.

The next regular meeting of Council is scheduled for Friday, September 23, 2015 at the Society’s offices at 9:00 am.