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Law Corporations

The Law Society will provide its consent if the proposed name meets the criteria under s. 32(1)(b) of The Legal Profession Act and Law Society rule 5-112. 3. Register the Law Corporation. Apply to the Companies Office to register the corporation and file the Certificate from the Law Society. 4. Apply for a Law Corporation Permit

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URL: https://lawsociety.mb.ca/for-lawyers/membership-services/law-corporations/

Finding a Lawyer

(7 days ago) The Law Society of Manitoba. 200 – 260 St. Mary Ave. Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 0M6. Contact Us. Telephone: 204-942-5571 Toll-free: 1-855-942-5571. Get in Touch

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Act, Rules & Code

(1 days ago) Act, Rules & Code. &. The Legal Profession Act outlines the Law Society’s authority to regulate the legal profession in Manitoba and serves as the foundation of our Rules and the Code of Professional Conduct. Link to: The Legal Profession Act.

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Canadian Lawyer Mobility

(4 days ago) Application for Admission – Canadian Lawyers. Application fee ($945.00) see accepted payment methods. Confirmation Certificate (s) of good standing has been requested, from every jurisdiction in which you have had membership at the time of this application, with instructions to send certificates directly to The Law Society of Manitoba.

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The Legal Profession Act

(5 days ago) 36(2) A person is jointly and severally liable with a law corporation, or a corporation practising law in contravention of section 20, for all professional liability claims made against the corporation in respect of errors or omissions that were made or occurred while the person was a …

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Internationally Trained Applicants

(Just Now) The Law Society of Manitoba is reviewing its admission criteria for articling students. Applicants going through the National Committee on Accreditation process should be aware that all future applicants will be required to obtain a Certificate of Qualification before they will be permitted to article in Manitoba.

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Can I Seek Compensation

(2 days ago) The Law Society maintains a Reimbursement Claims Fund to repay people whose trust monies have been misappropriated by a lawyer. To be paid out of the Reimbursement Claim Fund, you must first make a complaint to the Complaints Resolution Department alleging that your lawyer has misappropriated money or property you entrusted to them in their capacity as a lawyer.

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The Law Society of Manitoba

(Just Now) The Western Law Societies’ Conveyancing Protocol is a protocol jointly developed by the law societies of Manitoba, Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan to set out enhanced standards of conveyancing practice across the Western provinces. The goal is to provide excellent service to clients in residential sale, purchase and mortgage transactions.

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The Law Society of Manitoba Code

(Just Now) C o d e o f P r o f e s s i o n a l C o n d u c t A dopt ed by t he B enchers of t he Law S oci et y of Mani t oba on June 17, 2010 E f f ect i ve January 1, 2011

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The Legal Profession Act

(6 days ago) Legal Aid and Law Society grants. 90 (1) The foundation shall pay in each fiscal year, from the total trust account interest received by the foundation under subsection 50 (2) in the previous fiscal year, by such instalments as the foundation considers advisable and subject to subsection (2), (a) to Legal Aid Manitoba, a grant in the amount of

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Anti-Money Laundering

(6 days ago) The Law Society has prepared a series of detailed worksheets and some more simplified checklists, annotated to the new rules, which will assist you in determining how the rules apply to each file. Once you are comfortable with the amended rules, you may want to develop your own checklists.

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91-01 : Destruction of Closed Client Files

(2 days ago) Also, the Society’s Rules specify that a member who intends to withdraw from the practice of law in Manitoba shall advise the Society in writing of the members intention regarding the storage and disposition of open and closed client files, trust account records and other important valuables and documents (see Rule 2-74(1)).

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Membership Services

(7 days ago) The Law Society of Manitoba. 200 – 260 St. Mary Ave. Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 0M6. Contact Us. Telephone: 204-942-5571 Toll-free: 1-855-942-5571. Get in Touch

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Discipline Notices

(3 days ago) The Law Society of Manitoba. 200 – 260 St. Mary Ave. Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 0M6. Contact Us. Telephone: 204-942-5571 Toll-free: 1-855-942-5571. Get in Touch

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COVID-19 Updates

(2 days ago) The Law Society of Manitoba Articling Requirements Articling students will be eligible to be Called to the Bar providing that they have completed all educational requirements and have served articles for a minimum of thirty-six weeks rather than the usual 52 week term as required by Law

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Trust Safety Program Guideline

(6 days ago) The Law Society of Manitoba is committed to its mandate to protect the public which includes protecting clients’ money that is entrusted to lawyers. 2. The ability of practising lawyers to handle trust monies is a privilege reserved to the legal profession and it is just that – a privilege and not a right.

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Changes to Articling Requirements Due to COVID-19

(5 days ago) Those law firms who are able to continue to employ and effectively supervise their articling students are encouraged to do so for the usual 52 week term. Students who are scheduled to begin their articles in 2020 may begin as late as October 1, 2020 and …

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Frequently Asked Questions

(9 days ago) You practise law for a single employer (corporate counsel) and provide legal services or legal advice for that employer with respect to the laws of a host jurisdiction. You will not be practising law in the host jurisdiction if you are performing legal services or legal advice solely on the law of your home jurisdiction.

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The Legal Profession Act

(Just Now)law firm” means a sole proprietorship, a partnership, a law corporation or any other joint arrangement or legal entity that provides legal services. (« cabinet d’avocats ») “law student” means a person enrolled in a law degree program and registered in the student register as a law student. (« étudiant en droit »)

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Registration Guide Civil Society Organizations

(2 days ago) The Law Society will regulate the lawyer providing services through the charity or NFPC. Under this initiative, lawyers may provide legal services on a pro bono basis to clients of organizations that have been approved by the Law Society as “civil society organizations.”

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Authority To Practise Law

(4 days ago) GENERAL. Authority to practise law. 20(1) Subject to any restrictions imposed by or under this Act, a practising lawyer may practise law in Manitoba. Unauthorized practice of law. 20(2) Except as permitted by or under this Act or another Act, no person shall (a) carry on the practice of law; (b) appear as a lawyer before any court or before a justice of the peace;

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Sample Education Plan

(7 days ago) Commercial Law . Real Estate Law . Criminal Law) We anticipate that the student will devote per cent of her time to (#) Family Law, (#) to Civil Litigation, and (#) to each of Commercial Law, Real Estate, and Criminal Law. Each lawyer who assigns work to the student will participate in the supervision, education and evaluation of the student.

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Frequently Asked Questions: COVID 19 and the practice of

(9 days ago) Law Society staff are available to assist you. You can contact Darcia Senft at [email protected]lawsociety.mb.ca or leave a voice mail message at 204 – 926 – 2023. Inquiries will be returned by email or telephone as soon as possible. You may also refer to the Code of Professional Conduct available on our website .

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Mandatory Continuing Professional Development (CPD)

(6 days ago) While the Law Society does not accredit providers, typical eligible CPD activities include: Live programs, workshops and conferences offered by The Law Society of Manitoba, the Canadian Bar Association, regional bar associations, the Federation of Law Societies and other continuing legal education providers

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Bencher Board & Committees

(Just Now) The Law Society of Manitoba is governed by a board of directors called Benchers. It consists of 12 practising lawyers elected by their peers, four practising lawyers appointed based upon a skills matrix, six public representatives appointed by a statutory committee, one articling student elected by fellow students, the immediate past president of the Law Society and the Dean of the Faculty of

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00-02 : Conveyancing Practices under the Western Law

(3 days ago) The Western Law Societies Conveyancing Protocol (“the Protocol”) is a joint initiative of the Law Societies of Alberta, British Columbia, Manitoba and Saskatchewan. The project was mandated to respond to the many changes in the residential real estate conveyancing and financing marketplace within which lawyers provide legal services to the

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LSM Member Portal

(Just Now) Welcome to the Law Society of Manitoba Member Portal. The Member Portal enables members to access and manage membership data with the Law Society of Manitoba.

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The Law Society of Manitoba Communiqué 2

(8 days ago) Law, to members of the public at the Canadian Human Rights Museum, with Indigenous communities and then dining and meeting with the legal profession. Oh yes, they did a little work on the side, hearing two appeals along the way. The justices, led by Chief Justice Richard Wagner were, to a person, open, engaging and genuinely pleased

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03-02 : Wire Transfers

(2 days ago) The Law Society of Manitoba. 200 – 260 St. Mary Ave. Winnipeg, Manitoba, R3C 0M6. Contact Us. Telephone: 204-942-5571 Toll-free: 1-855-942-5571. Get in Touch

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A. Montague Israel, QC Prize

(8 days ago) A person committed to realizing diversity equity and inclusion in society through the law, social action, mentoring, and the arts. A person, who despite being relatively young by words, and more importantly, deeds, has already given back to the legal and general communities in Manitoba.

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Annual Child Protection Program

(Just Now) The Western Law Societies’ Conveyancing Protocol is a protocol jointly developed by the law societies of Manitoba, Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan to set out enhanced standards of conveyancing practice across the Western provinces. The goal is to provide excellent service to clients in residential sale, purchase and mortgage transactions.

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LSM CPDonline: All courses

(4 days ago) The Municipal By-Law Enforcement Act November 7, 2014. The new Municipal By-Law Enforcement Act introduced a completely new "non-court based" system for dealing with the enforcement of municipal by-law infractions.The new system will be in force as of the proclamation date, i.e. the old system of charging someone with an offence using the Provincial Court will no longer be necessary.

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FAQ & Resources For Lawyers

(6 days ago) The Law Society’s Health & Wellness Program offers free and confidential service to practising lawyers, articling students and their families through Manitoba Blue Cross. It offers help with stress, relationships, psychological disorders, financial crisis, family and parenting, emotional and behavioural concerns as well as addictions.

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(4 days ago) Law Society community engagement continued as the Lawyers for Literacy event in support of disadvantaged youth was a great success. On the national front, I attended the Federation of Law Societies’ 2018 Annual Conference and Business Meetings in Prince Edward Island

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COVID-19 Articling Update: Changes Remain In Place for

(4 days ago) The Law Society of Manitoba Articling Requirements Articling students will be eligible to be Called to the Bar providing that they have completed all educational requirements and have served articles for a minimum of thirty-six weeks rather than the usual 52 week term as required by Law

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Glossary Of Terms

(8 days ago) The Western Law Societies’ Conveyancing Protocol is a protocol jointly developed by the law societies of Manitoba, Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan to set out enhanced standards of conveyancing practice across the Western provinces. The goal is to provide excellent service to clients in residential sale, purchase and mortgage transactions.

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The Law Society of Manitoba Communiqué 2

(7 days ago) In 2015 amendments to The Legal Profession Act enabled the Law Society to regulate firms and other legal service providers by expanding the definition of “law firm” to include: “A sole proprietorship, a partnership, a law corporation or any other joint arrangement or legal entity that provides legal services.”

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