FRAUD ALERT: Alberta Issues Bad Cheque Scam Warning for Lawyers

A fraud alert recently posted to the Alberta Lawyers Indemnity Association (a division of the Law Society of Alberta), involved a sophisticated bad cheque scam…

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LIANSwers Edition 82, July 2023

In this edition: LIANS’ Annual Report 2022, New LIANS/NSLAP websites, Importance of Keeping Notes, LIANS’ Table of Limitation Periods, and much more …

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NSLAP WELLNESS: Experiencing a Community-Based Natural Disaster

“As these events are often unpredictable, large in scale and complicated by rapid changes, the impact is greater than when dealing with a single,…

FRAUD ALERT: Manitoba Firm Wires Sale Proceeds to a Fraudster

A recent article from the June 2023 issue of the Law Society of Manitoba’s Communiqué newsletter “Fraud and a Fib” (page 6) warns of…

Introducing LIANS’ New Website & Member Portal, and NSLAP’s New Look!

LIANS’ new website and member portal have launched. Our address is the same – lians.ca – but the look and functionality are new. Our…

FRAUD ALERT: Three New Frauds Reported in Nova Scotia

In the last month or so we have been made aware of three fraud incidents. All three are different but fortunately, we expect all…

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NSLAP WELLNESS: How to Be an Ally

“Being an ally is about far more than making a declaration. It’s a conscious, educated decision that leads someone to develop sincerity, focus on…

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LIANSwers Edition 81, May 2023

In this edition, Report all claims by June 30th; LIANS’ Insurance Levy; Mobile homes and the foreign buyer ban; Excess insurance renewal; The intersection of sexual identity and mental health …

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NSLAP WELLNESS: Immigrant Employees Settling in North America

“Many employers recognize that there is tremendous potential to diversify their workforce’s talent and increase their institutional skills and knowledge by hiring immigrants to…

FRAUD ALERT: Scam Attempts During Summer Holidays, Post-Pandemic

As we approach the summer holiday season, here is a reminder of the dozens of fraud alerts that we’ve issued in recent years based…