Table of Contents: Speaker Profiles -- Changes to the Taxation of Work-in-Progress -- PST, GST, HST and Billing for Legal Services -- Bulletin No. 056, Legal Services -- Draft GST/HST Technical Information Bulletin B-103, Harmonized Sales Tax -- Individual Pension Plans: Tax Savings and Retirement Strategies for Incorporated Law Professionals in Manitoba -- Tax on Split Income ("TOSI") Rules -- Tax Matters Regarding Partnerships, Professional Corporations and More
May 10, 2018 Chair: Cy Fien Presenters: Johanna Caithness, Greg Gillis, Brian Janzen, John Jeninga
Table of Contents: Speaker Profiles -- Tips on Process and Procedure -- Tilbury Case Review -- Business Valuation - Determining Value for Sharing Under FPA -- Valuation Tips & Traps Under the Family Property Act -- Excluded Property - Identity and Valuation Under the Family Property Act, Tips and Traps - The Practical Considerations -- Exemptions, Loss of Exemptions & Dissipation
May 3, 2018 Presenters: Master Shayne Berthaudin, Al Martyzsenko (CA, CFA, CBV), Norm Yusim
November 24, 2017 Presenters: Senate Murray Sinclair, The Honourable Mr. Justice Michael Thomson, The Honourable Madam Justice Gwen Hatch, The Honourable Madam Justice Lore Mirwaldt, The Honourable Judge Carena Roller, Master Carol Sharp, Michael Paluk, Kris Janovcik, David Joycey, Crystal Kennedy, Annete Horst, Shawn Scarcello, William Hedges, Dianna Nesbit, Lorraine Mocarski
March 10, 2017 Presenters: The Honourable Madam Justice Marilyn Goldberg, The Honourable Madam Justice Lore Mirwaldt, Richard Niman, Kristen Normandin, Terry Beley, Randall Horton, Jennifer Mann, Josh Weinstein, Andrew Buck, Constable Daryn Laminman, Mary Lobson.
Table of Contents: Speaker profiles -- Improperly or illegally obtained evidence -- Privacy issues: what you need to know -- Practice management issues and case scenarios -- Criminal evidence in family law cases: the key issues for family law lawyers to know -- Intersection between family law and criminal law: practice management issues.
April 24 & 25, 2017 Chair: Jeff Shypit Presenters: Robert Tyler, Russell Davidson
Table of Contents: Update on 10 Years of Hot Topics -- The Property Registry - Electronic Registration -- Conveyancing - Past, Present, Future -- Current Forms of Trust Condition Letters -- Top Ten Random Topics
Accompanied by two Court of Queen's Bench of Manitoba cases: Indexed as: Tilbury v Tilbury Cited as: 2010 MBQB 214 and; Indexed as: Tilbury v. Tilbury Cited as: 2016 MBQB 79
Table of Contents: Speaker Profiles -- Summary if Key Sections of The Family Property Act and Case Law -- Select Excerpts from The Family Property Act -- Relevant Queen's Bench Rules -- Summary of Assets and Liabilities Forms -- Examples of Competed Summary Forms -- Family Property Act Comparisons and Spreadsheets
May 17, 2017 Presenters: Master Errick Harrison, Pat Fraser, Kristen Desrochers and Moderator: Kelli Potter
Contents: Excerpts from Capacity and Undue Influence, Five Minutes on Five Topics in Estate Litigation, Committeeship Precedents, Non Committeeship Precedents, Passing of accounts: The Role of the Public Guardian and Trustee Qs & As, Passing Accounts - Helpful Tips and Case Law Review.
March 16, 2017 Presenters: Master Shayne Berthaudin, John Poyser, Ken Mandzuik, Bryan Hyman, Nicole Hamilton
Table of Contents: Speaker Profiles -- Files Gone Wild: Top Ten Pitfalls to Avoid -- Court of Appeal Directive -- Excerpt From the Code of Professional Conduct -- Undertakings 101: Manage Your Risk -- LSUC Practice Tips on Undertakings and Trust Conditions -- Manitoba Lawyer Stung for $91,000 - Don't Trust Anyone A Precautionary Tale
March 1 2017 Presenters: Tana Christianson, James Cox
Accompanied by: Page 8 of March 2017 Communique, "Child's Time in Care", Pre-Hearing Disposition form, Pre-Hearing Brief of Parents form, Pre-Hearing Brief of Agency form
February 15-17, 2017 Presenters on February 15, 16 & 17: Honorable Mr. Chief Justice Glenn Joyal, Honorable Madam Justice Gwen Hatch, Master Carol Sharp. February 16 only: John Harvie. February 17 only: Samuel Raposo, Shameem Koshy
April 12, 2017 Moderator: Tana Christianson Presenters: Sean Shore, James Morris
Table of Contents: Speaker Profiles -- What's Your Coverage? -- Lawyer's Professional Liability Insurance Group Policy -- September 12, 2016 Communique Article - Don't Trust Anyone a Precautionary Tale -- Sound Cybersecurity Practices for Your Law Firm -- Control Points: Visibility Into Business Policy Compliance -- Lawyer's Mutual -- IIROC
March 4, 2016 Presenters: Scott Abel, Professor Lisa Fainstein, Andrew Freedman, The Honourable <r. Justice William Johnston, Robynne Kazina, Alfred Mamo, Kelli Potter
Table of Contents: A Guide to Guideline Income -- Attribution of Pre-Tax Corporate Income to the Business Owner: Tips and Traps - A Case Study -- Farming Income 101 -- Fireside Chat on Coady and L.M.K v. J.M.K -- Income and Support: What's it all About? -- When Income Just Doesn't Add up
May 2 & 3, 2016 Chair: Jeff Shypit Presenters: Russell Davidson, Karen Decker, John Tracy
Table of Contents: Update of Previous Hot Topics and Some New Ones -- Conveyancing Risk and the Professional Liability Claims Fund -- Land Titles Assurance Fund: Claims Process and Pitfalls -- Stewart Title Guaranty Company -- First Canadian Title