May 12 2021


12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

Everything You Need to Know about Administrative Procedure before the Municipal Board, the Land Value Appraisal Commission and Generally


Bring a Buddy Months – In April and May 2021 consider bringing a non-member buddy to a Section Meeting. Sections provide opportunities for lawyers to further their professional education and to keep ahead of current developments within the profession. The MBA wants to show non-members what they’re missing!!  

DATE: Wednesday, May 12, 2021
Time:  12:00 Noon – 1:30pm
Location: On-Line – Zoom Video Conference
TOPIC: Everything You Need to Know about Administrative Procedure before the Municipal Board, the Land Value Appraisal Commission and Generally
James Mercury, MLT Aikins LLP
Antoine Hacault, Thompson Dorfman Sweatman LLP
Mark Newman, Fillmore Riley LLP

Join the Civil Litigation Section and Municipal Law Section for this exciting session about procedure before these two administrative boards specifically, but also before tribunals in general!

James Mercury, Antoine Hacault and Mark Newman will share their wisdom and experience with these processes, which we could all do well to know more about!  Suitable for anyone wishing to know more about procedure before administrative tribunals.

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

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: If you are unsure whether you have the latest version of Zoom, please follow the instructions HERE.

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.

All participants should ensure they have set up their Zoom information to display your actual name (not just your device name) so that everyone knows who is on the call and anyone not invited to attend will be more easily identified, this also helps us properly track attendance at PD sessions.

If you are having troubles, please email

At approximately 9:30am on Wednesday, May 12, 2021 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, May 11, 2021.

Attendance at this MBA Section meeting can be applied towards your Law Society of Manitoba’s Continuing Professional Development requirement for a maximum of 1.5 hours.

Kalyn Bomback
Chair, MBA Civil Litigation Section
City of Winnipeg – Legal Services
Ph:  204-390-1279

Diana King
Co-Chair, MBA Municipal Law Section
Taylor McCaffrey LLP
Ph: 204-988-0442

John Prystanski
Co-Chair, MBA Municipal Law Section
Prystanski Law Office
Ph : 204-272-6242

The event is finished.

The library will be closed on Monday, May 20th for Victoria Day