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.

  • Sexual Harassment in the Workplace

    LISNS is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a five year project to address sexual harassment in the workplace for employees.  This project is funded by the Department of Justice Canada and Justice Read More
  • Reforming Justice

    Reforming Justice  by Heather de Berdt Romilly, Executive Director of the Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (LISNS),  February 1, 2019, Chronicle Herald 'Commentary: Lawyers Develop Tools to help citizens avoid legal trouble'.  I was very interested Read More
  • LISNS co-recipient of IWK Board Community Excellence Award

    LISNS co-recipient of IWK Board Community Excellence Award Wednesday, June 20th, 2018 (Halifax, NS) – The Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (LISNS) is honoured to be the co-recipient with McInnes Cooper of the 2018 IWK Board of Directors’ Award for Community Excellence, for Read More
  • CBA-NS recognizes Legal Info NS for digital innovation!

    CBA-NS recognizes Legal Info NS for digital innovation! Friday, June 15th, 2018 (Halifax, NS) – The Legal Information Society of Nova Scotia (LISNS) was the recipient of the Canadian Bar Association–Nova Scotia (CBANS) inaugural Access to Justice Award. This award recognizes and celebrates outstanding Read More
  • Our new wills app is live!

    Our new wills app is live! Legal Info Nova Scotia's new web-based wills application is now live.  The app helps you collect the basic information your lawyer will need to do your will.  You'll find answers to common questions about making Read More
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