Seminars & Events

TDS Law hosts, sponsors and contributes to numerous seminars, conferences, webinars and events, representing a wide range of practice areas and industries. Click here to sign-up for our articles and publications.

Below you will find a list of upcoming events, as well as an archive of past events.

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Upcoming Seminars / Events

  • April 28, 2017
    8:30 am - 11:00 am

Last year, the Winnipeg Construction Association had so many questions on drug and alcohol testing during our labour law and the construction industry session, they have decided to put together a full session on this topic. There will be a review of important court decisions as well as practical suggestions on how to deal with this difficult (and increasingly common) issue in the workplace.

  • May 5, 2017 - May 8, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

TDS is pleased to be a sponsor of Innovate Manitoba. Launchpad Bootcamp, in Winnipeg May 5-8, 2017 is for serious entrepreneurs, offering 3.5 intense days of boot camps presented by experienced national and international angel investor and entrepreneurs.

  • May 10, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:15 pm

TDS Lawyer Caroline G.S. Kiva will be speaking at the Canadian Association of Gift Planners event, The People Behind Planned Giving – Panel Discussion. To register for the event, please click here. Moderator: Heidi Struck, Individual Giving Manager at  Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre.Panel:Caroline Kiva, Estate and Wealth Management Associate Counsel, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLPMaureen Jay (remove “Goldman”), (more…)

  • May 11, 2017
    10:00 am - 4:00 pm

Megan Smith and Kristin Kersey will be speaking on Human Rights in the Workplace – Legal Update at a day-long seminar being held by the Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Manitoba (CPHR Manitoba).

  • May 25, 2017 - May 26, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

TDS is pleased to be an Innovate Manitoba sponsor.

The Westman Entrepreneur Boot Camp on March 23 to March 24, 2017 will give you information and tools to enhance your business skills and help you succeed.

  • June 7, 2017 - June 8, 2017
    7:30 am - 4:30 pm

Chartered Professional Accountants Manitoba will be holding their 2017 CPA Conference on June 7th and 8th. TDS Lawyers Adrian Frost, and Robin Kersey will be presenting at the conference. Wednesday, June 7Mental Health – Legal Implications for the Employer – Adrian Frost, LLBThursday, June 8Creative Compensation – Robin Kersey, LLB & Gabrielle Jabs, CPA, CA (more…)

  • June 9, 2017 - June 11, 2017
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

TDS is proud to sponsor North Forge’s Ramp Up Weekend 10. Ramp Up Weekends pull together developers, designers, makers, and entrepreneurs to build a minimum viable product (MVP) in 55 hours.The event isn’t just about how many startups succeed or launch, it’s about building deep relationships among the attendees, learning, and taking the first steps toward (more…)

  • June 20, 2017
    8:45 am - 4:30 pm

TDS is pleased to be a sponsor of Innovate Manitoba. Lift’Off kicks off with the Venture’Challenge startup pitch competition – Manitoba’s premier capital challenge event.

View past Seminars & Events