• Title:                The Basics of Builders’ Liens: Rights, Registration and Reality

    Date:               April 27, 2016

    Description: This program will provide an introduction for junior lawyers or those interested in learning more about the area.

    This session will consider lien “basics”, including:
    -    the general purpose of The Builders’ Liens Act;
    -    creation, perfection and expiry of lien claims;
    -    priority of lien claims;
    -    discharge of liens (from a variety of perspectives); and
    -    “piggy back” lien claims.

    In addition to reviewing these basics as they pertain to lien claims, situations leading to claims for breach of trust will also be discussed in conjunction with the relevant sections of the legislation relating to those claims.

    Presenters:      Daryl Chicoine, Aikins, MacAulay & Thorvaldson LLP   | Nicole Hamilton, Pitblado Law LLP  
    Moderator:
    The Honourable Justice James Edmond, Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench

    Run Time:        1.5 hours

    MCPD hours:    1.5 hours

    EPPM hours:     0.25 hours

    Price:                $50 + GST ($52.50)

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  • Title:               Builders’ Liens: Practical Considerations: Life After Stuart Olson

    Date:               April 27, 2016

    Description: An advanced session geared toward lawyers who practice in the area and want an update on the law.  It will cover practical considerations including trusts and how the Stuart Olson case will impact the court’s approach.

    Presenters:       The Honourable Justice James Edmond, Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench      |    Tom Turner, Pitblado Law LL

    Run Time:        1.25 hours

    MCPD hours:     1.5 hours

    EPPM hours:      0.25 hours

    Price:                $50 + GST ($52.50)

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