Robyn Schleihauf, NSBS Staff Lawyer, Early Resolution
public interest regulator of the legal profession, we receive concerns
about lawyers’ conduct. With the rise of social media, we have increasingly
received calls with concerns about what lawyers post online, whether it be on
Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or dating sites. Continue reading “Conduct unbecoming: What should the Society do when it comes to social media gossip, posts and behaviour?”
Congratulations to the following 14 lawyers on their new Queen's Counsel designations
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Denise was acclaimed as Second Vice-President after the nomination process closed February 15th. She will assume the post and its responsibilities after the Society’s Annual Meeting on June 13, 2020.
Continue reading about Denise Mentis-Smith QC acclaimed as Second Vice-President for the 2020-2021 Council year
January InForum: CPLED Update, Upcoming Education Session, 2nd VP Nomination & more
Continue reading “January InForum”
The Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families (the Act) came into effect January 1, 2020.
Continue reading about Information on the Act respecting First Nations, Inuit and Métis children, youth and families
The Society’s Council approved changes to the Client ID Rules effective January 1, 2020. We’ve outlined the changes at http://bit.ly/Client-ID-RegChanges.
Continue reading about Risk Advisory: Client ID Rule Changes, Money Laundering, & New Tool to Help