The Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (LISNS) has recently posted their Winter 2013 Newsletter. The theme of this newsletter is “Marriage, Divorce and Everything in Between”. Mediators may find several of the articles in this newsletter of interest to them. You can view or download this recent newsletter (and any of their earlier newsletters) here.
The Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (LISNS) is pleased to announce their 2013 Divorce Fair.
If you are thinking about separation, the Divorce Fair will bring together all the professionals that you may need to consult, so that you can ask your questions and get the information you need.
Please note that, unlike in previous years, neither Family Mediation Nova Scotia nor Family Mediation Canada will have a booth at the 2013 Fair, however individuals from these organizations may be present. If at any time you have any questions regarding Mediation, please do not hesitate to contact us.
The dates of the Fair are as follows:
- Friday March 1st – 3:00PM – 8:00PM (Men attendees only)
- Saturday March 2nd – 9:00AM – 2:00PM (Women attendees only)
The event will be held at the Membertou Trade & Convention Centre,
50 Maillard Street, (Sydney),
Admission fee:$10.00 … log onto the LISNS website for a discount coupon! Discount coupon and more information is available here: http://www.legalinfo.org/events/4-divorce-fair-2013.html
Family Mediation Nova Scotia is pleased to advise our members of the new Family Law Nova Scotia website, which can be reached here
Nova Scotia Family Law is a collaboratively designed website, supported by the following organizations:
- Nova Scotia Department of Justice
- Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia
- Nova Scotia Barristers’ Society
- Nova Scotia Legal Aid
- Nova Scotia Department of Community Services
- Canadian Bar Association – Nova Scotia
- Capital District Health Authority-Mental Health Program
The site is well laid out and provides a variety of legal information of interest to us as mediators and a page dedicated to mediation located here, which includes links to Family Mediation Nova Scotia and Family Mediation Canada. Please take the time to visit this site and to lend your support to their efforts!
(click to view, right-click to download any of these files):
March 2012 Newsletter (attachments below)
Facilitated Planning Meeting Pilot Project (click to view, right-click to download):