The Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society gives notice that Rachel Taylor has been appointed as the Custodian for the law practice of William (Bruce) Gillis, KC (Durland Gillis) pursuant to section 53(1) of the Legal Profession Act, effective October 27, 2023 until further notice. Any inquiries from clients of William (Bruce) Gillis, KC, or from members of the public concerning client files or other …
The Federation of Law Societies has issued guidance requiring the use of a technology product capable of verifying the authenticity of the government-issued photo ID when the verification is happening remotely.
Mark Taylor, formerly of Taylor and Silver in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia, is returning to the practice of law as an associate with the firm of MacLeod Webber and will be offering legal services in the areas of Real Estate, Wills/Estates, Corporate/Commercial and Family law beginning April 1, 2023.
On January 27th, 2023 the Society’s Council approved amendments to the Code of Professional Conduct. The amendments relate to discrimination, harassment, and ex parte communication.
On July 5, the amendments to the Power of Attorney Act took effe