Hints & Tips from the Provincial Prothonotary-Registrar – March 14, 2016


This edition includes:

  • Court dockets for March and April;
  • Holiday closures ahead;
  • Civil Procedure Rule amendments: Rule 13 – Summary Judgment;
  • Practice Memorandum No 9 – Bankruptcy and Insolvency;
  • Court of Appeal Liaison Committee: Two ‘How-to Manuals’ for Civil and Criminal Appeals (geared toward self-represented litigants though also useful to counsel who are new to appeals);
  • Reminder: Free Legal Clinic at the Law Courts; and
  • Notice to the profession from the Court Liaison Committees.

See the MARCH 14, 2016 Hints and Tips from Nova Scotia’s Prothonotary/Registrar for details.

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