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  • Aboriginal Law Affects my Practice?! Yes, its more than hunting and fishing rightsDate: Thursday, April 26, 2018Time: 11:30am - 1:30pmLocation: Rodd Charlottetown HotelThe Law Society’s Call to Action Committee is continuing its mandate of ensuring the Law Society of PEI responds to the Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Call to Action #27. The Call to Action Committee has engaged Professor Naiomi Metallic to present Lunch and Learn titled “Aboriginal Law Affects my Practice?! Yes, It’s more than hunting and fishing rights” The presentation will focus on the practical element of Aboriginal law and how it can affect the everyday practice of lawyers in this province.

    Professor Metallic is from the Listuguj Mi’gmaq First Nation in Gespe’gewa’gi. She holds a BA (Dalhousie), an LLB (Dalhousie), an LLL (Ottawa) and an LLM (Osgoode). As of June 2016, she is full-time faculty at the Schulich School of Law at Dalhousie University and she holds the Chancellor’s Chair in Aboriginal Law and Policy.  As a legal scholar, she is most interested in writing about how the law can be harnessed to promote the well-being of Indigenous peoples in Canada and conveying this information in accessible ways.

    "We have described for you a mountain. We have shown you the path to the top. We call upon you to do the climbing." — The Hon. Justice Murray Sinclair Chair, TRC

    11:30 AM   Registration & Lunch
    12:00 Noon - 1:30PM Presentation

    $75 plus HST = $86.25
    Payment due at time of registration

    This CLE provides 1.5 hours of practice management CPD credits.

    Registration Form
  • Council MeetingDate: Monday, May 14, 2018Time: 4:00 pmLocation: T.B.D.
  • Scams, Schemes and Scoundrels, Bank Fraud CLEDate: Wednesday, May 16, 2018Time: 11:30am - 1:30pmLocation: The Holman Grand, CharlottetownThis lunch time seminar which will focus on bank fraud and the impacts it has on law firms and their trust and operating bank accounts.   Topics will include recent horror stories, fraud trends and scams both regionally and nationally, and recommended controls to avoid becoming another bank fraud statistic.

    This CLE is open to firm staff.

    11:30AM  Registration & Lunch
    12:00 Noon - 1:30PM  Presentation

    CBA Members - $75 plus HST = $86.25
    Non Members - $100 plus HST = $115.00
    Payment is due at time of registration

    This CLE provides 1.5 hours of practice management CPD credits.
    Registration Form
  • Council MeetingDate: Monday, June 11, 2018Time: 4:00 pmLocation: Law Society Board Room
  • 2018 Professional Development Day & Annual MeetingDate: Friday, June 22, 2018 - Saturday, June 23, 2018Location: Rodd Crowbush Resort, Lakeside PEIAdditional information will be circulated at a later date.
  • 2019 Mid-Winter Meetings and CLEDate: Friday, February 1, 2019Location: Rodd Charlottetown HotelMore information on the event will be circulated late in 2018.

Council Meeting Dates

Monday, February 20, 2017
Monday, April 10, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, June 12, 2017