Browse below to find out about some of Legal Info Nova Scotia's recent innovative initiatives providing Nova Scotians with practical help to deal with everyday legal problems.

Members of the media please contact Heather de Berdt Romilly at [email protected] with any questions about these initiatives, or with questions about Legal Info Nova Scotia generally. 

We also have a list of Nova Scotia lawyers who have agreed to speak with the media on legal topics in their primary practice areas, so please get in touch if you need a contact on a particular legal issue and we will try to help.

  • Fight for justice after being sexually harassed

    May 12, 2021.  CBC News spoke with LISNS Nicole Slaunwhite about the challenges faced by employees who experience sexual harassment at work.   Read "One woman's frustrating, futile fight for justice after being sexually harassed" article Read More
  • Sexual harassment and human rights

    April 19, 2021.  CBC News spoke with LISNS Nicole Slaunwhite about the effect of limitation dates for human rights complainants who experience sexual harassment at work.   Read "Another sexual harassment complainant turned away from the Read More
  • Workplace Sexual Harassment: MDW law blog

    April 14, 2021. Lawyer Alix Digout with MDW Law, blogs about the Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia's Workplace Sexual Harassment Legal Advice Program.  Alix is a lawyer affiliated with LISNS' Workplace Sexual Harassment Legal Read More
  • Accessible public legal information

    April 18, 2021. The Canadian Business Quarterly - Columns,  "Making public legal information accessible for individuals, businesses, and the Canadian economy".  LISNS' Executive Director Heather de Berdt Romilly talks about the Legal Information Society's mission to Read More
  • Financial Literacy Month and Fraud Awareness

    On November 19, 2020, CBC Information Morning's Steve Sutherland interviewed a Nova Scotia youth and Legal Info Nova Scotia's Nicole Slaunwhite about consumer fraud and tips to protect yourself. Listen to the interview here. Read More
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