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Bodies and Graveyards

December 12, 2020 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

DATE: Wednesday, December 9, 2020
TIME: 12:00 Noon – 1:15pm
LOCATION: Zoom Video Conference
TOPIC:  Bodies and Graveyards
SPEAKERS: Ken Mandzuik and Krista Clendenning of Tradition Law LLP

We all know about making wills and administering estates, but what about the body of the dearly departed?

Our speakers will talk about the laws surrounding bodies, funerals, and graves. This session will be of interest to anyone who’s ever fielded a call about fights over funeral preparations, costs of tombstones, or a testator’s final wishes.

Please RSVP (PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED) to the Manitoba Bar Association online at www.cbapd.org.

You will need a computer or laptop (PC or Mac), smartphone or tablet with a microphone and webcam (built-in or external) and an internet connection.

If you will be participating from a laptop, you would also need to install a Zoom Client for Meetings from this site: https://zoom.us/download.

If you are planning to participate from smartphone or tablet you would need to install an App from the Apple Store or Google Play.   if you are installing the app from the Apple Store or Google Play to use on an iPad, iPhone or Android device or tablet the free app is called “Zoom Cloud Meetings”.

We would recommend that you have either the Zoom Cloud Meetings App or the Zoom Client for Meetings downloaded at least 15 minutes before the meeting.

When you do join, please allow your device to join with audio.  This feature can be found under Join Options in an Apple or Android device or Join with Computer Audio if you are participating on a laptop.

If you are having troubles, please email sections@cba-mb.ca.

At approximately 9:30am on Wednesday, December 9, 2020 an email will be sent from the MBA advising you of the link that you will click on to join the Zoom video conference meeting.  So it will be important to register before 5:00pm on Tuesday, December 8, 2020.

Attendance at this MBA meeting can be applied towards your Law Society of Manitoba’s Continuing Professional Development for a maximum of 1.25 hours.

Charlotte McCurdy
Chair, MBA Wills, Estates & Trusts Section
Taylor McCaffrey LLP
Ph:  204.988.0376


December 12, 2020
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm
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Manitoba Bar Association