Builders Liens - Part 1 of 2
The Basics of Builders’ Liens: Rights, Registration and Reality

April 27, 2016

An introduction is provided for junior lawyers or those interested in learning more about the area. This session considers 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)
  • “Piggy back” lien claims

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

Moderator: The Honourable Justice James Edmond, Manitoba Court of Queen’s Bench

Daryl Chicoine, Aikins, MacAulay & Thorvaldson LLP
Nicole Hamilton, Pitblado Law LLP

CPD hours: 1.5 | EPPM hours: 0.25 | Price: $50.00 + GST = $52.50