Mid-Winter Conference

The annual Mid-Winter Meeting is our premier two-day legal conference designed especially for our Manitoba members. This event offers well-rounded professional development, networking, special events and much more.

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The MBA 2019 Mid-Winter Conference
Thursday, January 24, 2019 to Friday, January 25, 2019
Fairmont Hotel - 2 Lombard Place - Winnipeg, MB

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 Practice 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 2019 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 see the 2019 MBA Mid-Winter Brochure.