Join us and TDS Lawyer, Jon Woolley on understanding the purpose and function of the Manitoba Builders’ Liens Act as an asset in the construction industry.
Brush up on this topic as we discuss the types of construction activity which create lien rights, the process and procedure of registering a lien claim, enforcement of lien claims, the proper administration of holdbacks and a review of trust provisions arising under the Act. This session also includes a discussion on some of the most recent lien cases to come before the courts in Manitoba and across Canada.
Member fee $50 and Non-member fee $100
November 20, 2020 8:30 am – November 20, 2020 11:00 am
About the Speaker
Jonathan Woolley, Partner, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
Jon’s practice is focused primarily on construction law and civil litigation, providing advice to owners, architects, engineers, general contractors, subcontractors and suppliers in all aspects of construction law. Jon has experience in the drafting and negotiation of construction agreements, procurement matters, tendering issues, construction insurance issues and builders’ liens, as well as providing advocacy services for mediations, arbitrations, regulatory proceedings and litigation. Jon also provides general commercial litigation and dispute resolution services with respect to insurance, landlord and tenant and environmental matters.