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.

MBA 2022 Mid-Winter Conference
Thursday, January 20, 2022 to Friday, January 21, 2022
Online via Zoom Webinar

Thursday, January 20, 2022
9:00am - 11:30am Morning Continuing Legal Professional Development Sessions

-         Family Law Year Review
-         Issues of Sexual Violence Across the Law: A Trauma-Informed Lens
-         Mental Health Accommodations in the Workplace
-         Advising Commercial Landlords and Tenants in Insolvency

11:45am - 1:45pm - EPPM session - Lawyers Strong: Engaging Lawyers and the Legal Profession to be Changemakers for Wellbeing

2:00pm - 4:30pm Afternoon Continuing Legal Professional Development Sessions

-         Domestic Violence and Family Law
-         Manitoba Law Reform Commission: Current Areas of Law Reform 
-         The Land Back Movement: What is it, and what does it mean for the legal profession and legal practitioners?
-         Textbooks to Technology - The Impact of Knowledge Aggregation, Search Functions, and A.I. on Business Law

Friday, January 21, 2022
9:00am - 11:30am Morning Continuing Legal Professional Development Sessions

-         Advising the Executor
-         Regulating Public Health
-         Taxation of Damages and Settlement Amounts
-         Sexual Assault Cases – the pitfalls, perils and how to avoid them

Awards Ceremony - 11:45am - 1:45pm

2:00pm - 4:30pm Afternoon Continuing Professional Development Sessions

-         Current Issues in Tax Law        
-         Children in the Court Process: From Disclosure to Trial 
-         The Balancing Act in the First Five Years of Practice 
-         Impact of the Dismiss for Delay Amendments on the Profession

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