The Hearing Committee of the Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society will hold a hearing, at a date and time to be determined, respecting charges against Nash Brogan, of Sydney, Nova Scotia.
July InForum: Committee Opportunities, Watch Our Latest Webinars, Introducing our Equity and Access Team & moreContinue reading “July InForum”
August 1st is officially designated as Emancipation Day in Canada. This day will allow us to reflect and acknowledge our shared history of the enslavement of people of African descent in Canada. Most importantly the inaugural Emancipation Day will provide us with an opportunity to maintain ongoing meaningful conversations around race relations and inclusive society.
Have you reviewed your workplace social activities with an equity lens?
In this latest blog in our Equity in Action, we’ll discuss step two from our Six Steps to Make Your Legal Workplace More Equitable – reviewing your social activities. Many workplace social activities cannot be enjoyed by employees for various reasons including their race, gender, religious beliefs, family situation, and income.Continue reading “Equity in Action: Reviewing Your Social Activities”
Twice a year, the Society makes a court application on behalf of lawyers and law firms with undistributed trust funds to have those funds made payable to the Public Trustee.
Join the Society in collaboration with the Youth Project for our upcoming virtual Pride workshop 'Creating Affirming Spaces for the 2SLGBTQIA+ Community.'