• January 24, 2019 - January 25, 2019
    8:00 am - 5:00 pm

      Thursday, January 24, 2019
      Exhibitors Trade Show – 8:00am – 3:30pm

      Registration 8:00am – 2:00pm
      9:00am – 11:30am Morning Continuing Legal Professional Development Sessions

      –         Farm Corporations
      –         Understanding Common Diagnoses in Youth Forensic Reports 
      –         Reverse Mortgage Loans – What to Tell Clients 
      –         Drug and Alcohol Testing Policies in the Workplace 

      Working Lunch – 11:45am – 1:45pm – #MeToo – What it Means for You

      2:00pm – 4:30pm Afternoon Continuing Legal Professional Development Sessions
      –         The Children’s Voice in Family Proceedings
      –         What To Do About Disasters Occurring Between a Real Estate Closing and Possession?
      –         Non-Consensual Distribution of Intimate Images
      –         Minding Your Own Business: Making, Marketing, and Managing Your Practice

      Bench & Bar Reception – 4:30pm – 6:30pm

      Friday, January 25, 2019 
      Registration 8:00am – 2:00pm
      9:00am – 11:30am Morning Continuing Legal Professional Development Sessions

      –         First Nations Sovereignty and Economic Development: Shaping our Future
      –         Family Law – A Year in Review
      –         Manitoba Law Reform Commission: Current Areas of Law Reform
      –         Billing Practices in Estates

      Awards Luncheon – 11:45am – 1:45pm

      2:00pm – 4:30pm Afternoon Continuing Professional Development Sessions
      –         Part II of Limitation of Actions Act  
      –         Family Law – Mediation and Arbitration      
      –         The Impact of Artificial Intelligence on Canadian Legal Research 
      –         Current Issues in Tax Law 

      Accreditation Details:

      Full attendance at the CPD Sessions on Thursday, January 24 and Friday, January 25, 2019 of the 2018 Mid-Winter Conference can be applied towards your entire 12 hour yearly mandatory Law Society of Manitoba’s continuing professional development requirement (including 2 hours of ethics).

      Click here to register.