Library News

Saskatoon Library - As part of the Saskatoon Court House renovations, the Law Society Library in Saskatoon is temporarily closed. During the closure, Law Society members will have borrowing privileges at the University of Saskatchewan Law Library. Members are required to bring their Law Society member card for identification purposes.  Please see the Saskatoon Branch Temporary Closure Information Sheet for more information on borrowing privileges at the University of Saskatchewan Law Library.

Moose Jaw LibraryDue to damage at the Moose Jaw Court of Queen’s Bench Court House, the Moose Jaw Law Society Library is temporarily closed. If you require materials or assistance, please contact the Regina Library at 306-569-8020, 1-877-989-4999 or by email at reference@lawsociety.sk.ca.

If you have any questions or concerns, please contact Melanie Hodges Neufeld, Director of Legal Resources, at 569-8020 or melanie@lawsociety.sk.ca.

April 16, 2014

The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, Vol. 110 No. 15, April 11, 2014:

  • A-15.21 Reg 19 The Pulse Crop Development Plan Regulations, 2014
  • A-20.2 Reg 16 The Meat Inspection (Saskatchewan) Regulations
  • P-6.01 Reg 3 The Personal Care Homes Reporting Regulations 
  • R-16.3 Reg 1 The Regulatory Modernization and Accountability Regulations
  • S-15.1 Reg 3 The Minimum Wage Regulations, 2014
  • SR 10/2014 The Labour-sponsored Venture Capital Corporations Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 11/2014 The Ethanol Fuel (Grants) Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 12/2014 The Provincial Highway Designation Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 13/2014 The Vehicle Weight and Dimension Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 14/2014 The Oil and Gas Conservation Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 15/2014 The Wildlife Management Zones and Special Areas Boundaries Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 17/2014 The Miscellaneous (Farmers’ Counselling and Assistance Act) Repeal Regulations, 2014
  • SR 18/2014 The Miscellaneous (Farm Financial Stability Act) Repeal Regulations, 2014
  • SR 19/2014 The Fine Option Program Amendment Regulations, 2014


The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part III, Vol. 110 No. 15, April 11, 2014:

  • SR 16/2014 The Miscellaneous (Diseases of Animals Act) Repeal Regulations, 2014


From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • Irwin Law ebooks
  • Free ebooks from Oxford University Press for National Library Week


April 15, 2014

From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • Public Legal Information
  • Legal Sourcery celebrates one month - So, how are we doing?

April 11, 2014

New from our blog Legal Sourcery:

  • How a Saskatchewan Farmer Scratched His Way into Legal History (Throwback Thursday)
  • Law on Film
  • Effective … When? - the Sequel (Tip of the Week)

April 9, 2014

The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner has released Investigation Report F-2014-002 - Financial and Consumer Affairs Authority of Saskatchewan.

New from our blog Legal Sourcery:

  • Understanding “Information Literacy” – And Convincing a New Generation of Lawyers They Might Need Legal Research Training
  • Uniform Law Conference of Canada

April 7, 2014

The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, Vol. 110 No. 14, April 4, 2014:

  • S-15.1 Reg 1 The Saskatchewan Employment (Labour Relations Board) Regulations


April 4, 2014

Section 466 of the Jobs, Growth and Long-term Prosperity Act, S.C. 2012, c. 19, is proclaimed into force April 1, 2014 (P.C. 2014-302).

Sections 4 and 5 of the Ensuring Safe Vehicles Imported from Mexico for Canadians Act, S.C. 2011, c. 1 is proclaimed into force March 28, 2014 (P.C. 2014-303).

Sections 316 to 337 and 340 to 348 of the Jobs and Growth Act, 2012, S.C. 2012, c. 31, is proclaimed into force April 1, 2014 (P.C. 2014-304).

Part 1 other than s. 47 and 64, s. 113, 116, 125, 126, 128(3), 130, 132(2), 132(4), 135(1), 139, 140, 141(1), 142(2), 145, 163, 173(2), 174(1), 175(3), 177, 182, 185, 187(2), 188, 189, 190(2), 192, 194 to 198 and 213(1)
of the Northwest Territories Devolution Act, S.C. 2014, c. 2, is proclaimed into force April 1, 2014 (P.C. 2014-305).

From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • Saskatchewan Review Online Edition
  • CanLII Connects
  • Effective... when? (Tips of the Week)

April 3, 2014

From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • Case Mail volume 16 number 7
  • New Booklets at Public Guardian & Trustee Office
  • The Famous 1902 “Sintaluta Case” (Throwback Thursday)

April 1, 2014

The Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner has released Review Report F-2014-002 - Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation.

From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • Look to Law Reform!
  • Law Day!

March 31, 2014

The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, Vol. 110 No. 13, March 28, 2014:

  • S-12.1 Reg 1 The Saskatchewan Crop Insurance Corporation Regulations
  • Correcting Notice The Dedicated Lands Regulations, 2009
  • SR 9/2014 The Saskatchewan Insurance Amendment Regulations, 2014

From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • Monday Pick-Me-Up
  • Featured product: Canada Law Book Criminal Spectrum


March 28, 2014

Leave to appeal in the Saskatchewan case Abouabdallah v. College of Dental Surgeons of Saskatchewan, 2010 SKCA 129, SCC Case No.35679, was dismissed with costs (Civil procedure – Appeals – Order on security for costs – Whether the judgment ordering the applicant to post security for costs was interlocutory in nature).

March 26, 2014

From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • The Man on the Criminal Omnibus: Amusing CPD Articles
  • Triple Your Speed! Read Whole Law Books in Mere Minutes!

March 25, 2014

From our blog Legal Sourcery today:

  • Driedger on Statutes did you say?
  • To be or not to be a "Librarian"

The following regulations were published in The Saskatchewan Gazette, Part II, Vol. 110 No. 12, March 21, 2014:

  • P-37.1 Reg 16 The Asbestos Registry for Public Buildings Regulations
  • SR 5/2014 The Occupational Health and Safety Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 6/2014 The Health Information Protection Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 7/2014 The Members’ Conflict of Interest Amendment Regulations, 2014
  • SR 8/2014 The Residential Tenancies Amendment Regulations, 2014