" ... [M]en often face stigmas when it comes to their mental health and/or addiction challenges ... Often, men suffer alone and in silence due to these stigmas. How can you help? Be aware of the signs and symptoms of mental health and addiction ..."
“There’s a darker side to how social media can affect us ... [a]ccording to researchers, the more time you spend on social media, the more likely you are to suffer from mental health issues.This is especially true in children and teens, however, prolonged and excessive use presents dangers that have become more evident in adults as well. Multiple studies have begun to focus on the disturbing association between online social networking and a variety of negative feelings and psychiatric disorders.”
Effective September 1, 2018, we are changing how we are reimbursed the individual deductible when we pay a claim.
Pursuant to a regulation it enacted in 2002, Council imposed a levy surcharge on lawyers who had paid claims in lieu of the deductible. On July 20, 2018, Council approved a new regulation – Regulation 12.6 – that will permit our change back to the deductible.
Join us Thursday, October 25, 2018 for LIANS' 10th annual Risk and Practice Management Program conference from 9am-4pm at the Delta Halifax. Sessions may be eligible to count towards your annual CPD. Complimentary parking included. Stay tuned to lians.ca for additional conference details and registration information
Very legitimate-looking phishing attempts purportedly from various financial institutions have recently been circulating – this example claims to be from "BMO", and arrives with a potentially virus-laden PDF attachment:
You received this email to let you know about important changes to your BMO Direct Line Account and services. You must synchronize your BMO Direct Line authentication device before it expires.