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Tracey's practice focuses on tax litigation and dispute resolution. She brings a wealth of experience to the tax team at TDS, having practiced almost exclusively in this area at the Department of Justice from the time of her call to the Bar in 1998. Having acted in all levels of court, Tracey brings considerable knowledge to her work for TDS clients.

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Seminars & Events

November 19, 2014 8:00 am to November 21, 2014 5:00 pm

TDS is proud to be participating in the 2014 Manitoba Mining & Minerals Convention as a Grey Owl Club Sponsor. John Stefaniuk and Allison Fenske will be speaking at this year's convention.   John and Allison will be speaking to the role mining companies can play in Aboriginal consultations around resource development, including practical advice on how to navigate the regulatory and permitting regimes in Manitoba.   About the Convention A dynamic, leading-edge mineral industry event presenting three jam-packed days of professional networking, information-sharing and a diverse showcase of Manitoba's latest groundbreaking geoscience activities, exploration highlights, near-term development projects, financing and investment opportunities, product and service innovation and much, much more. We engage the best and the brightest. Read more...

November 28, 2014 11:30 am to 5:00 pm

We are pleased to announce that Compliance Day™ will be coming to Steinbach in November! This is the first time that the Compliance Day™ seminar has been held in the city. We will be running three concurrent streams, allowing attendees to attend the stream that is relevant to their area of responsibility without having to sit through sessions which may be of less relevance to them. Schedule Tax Law Successfully Transitioning Agribusinesses Environmental Law in Agriculture  11:30 - 11:45 Registration & Coffee 11:45 - 12:30 Lunch, Opening Remarks & Introduction: Event Chair: Allan Stewart - (All Attendees) 12:30 - 12:50 What You Need to Know About Employment Law (Rob Olson - TDS)  (All Attendees) 12:55 - 13:15 Overview and Update of Tendering Law (Lisa Stiver - TDS)  (All Attendees) 13:15 - 13:30 Break 13:30 - 14:30 Tax Update and Tax Planning - The Tax Man Cometh (Co-Presented by Jeff Pniowsky - TDS and Derek Innis - MNP) Transitioning the Agribusiness - Why, When and How: Panel Discussion - Elmer Gomes (TDS - Moderator), Leilani Kagan (TDS - Tax) Grant Griffith (MNP) and Terry Loewen (Loewen Henderson Banman Legault) Livestock Conditional Approvals and Manure Management (John Stefaniuk- TDS) 14:30 - 14:45 Break 14:45 - 15:45 Tax Update and Tax Planning - The Tax Man Cometh (Co-Presented by Jeff Pniowsky - TDS and Derek Innis - MNP) Transitioning the Agribusiness - Case Study: Panel Discussion - Elmer Gomes (TDS - Moderator), Leilani Kagan (TDS - Tax) Grant Griffith (MNP) and Terry Loewen (Loewen Henderson Banman Legault) Water Management and Drainage  (John Stefaniuk - TDS) 15:45 - 16:00 Break 16:00 - 16:30 When the Regulators Come Calling - Don Douglas (TDS) (All Attendees) 16:30 - 16:40 Closing Remarks:  Event Chair: Allan Stewart (All Attendees) 16:40 - 17:00 Coffee and Networking   2014 Compliance Day™ Topics General Topics What You Need to Know About Employment Law (Rob Olson - TDS)  - Why would a written contract matter? What are my options if unions are interested in my workforce? What obligations/rights do I have if someone is deserving of discipline? We will spend 20 minutes discussing these and other important topics for any workplace... Read more...

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