RELANS 2017 CONFERENCE

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Event date: 
Monday, October 23, 2017 - 10:00 to 16:45
Name of Organization: 
Real Estate Lawyers of Nova Scotia
Contact Email: 
Location: 
Delta Halifax, Halifax NS

On October 23rd, RELANS is presenting our Annual Real Estate Law Conference.

RELANS 2017 CONFERENCE AGENDA

10:00-10:30 Registration & Refreshments sponsored by STEWART TITLE

10:30-11:30 REAL ESTATE SHORT SNAPPERS

  • Getting Rid of Small Trust Account Balances
  • Change in Use Tax - What Valuation: Market, Assessment or Purchase Price?
  • Gap Issues - How Sub-Searches Can Save Your Bacon

11:30-11:50 Coffee Break & Exhibit Visits

11:50-12:35 CHANGES TO THE BUILDER'S LIEN ACT

  • Timing of Release
  • What to Consider and When to Propse Vacating Liens of Funds Paid Into Court
  • Changes to the Builder's Lien Act

12:35-1:45 Conference Luncheon sponsored by DO PROCESS

1:45-2:45 QUIETING OF TITLES & LAND CLARIFICATION

  • Quieting Procedure - How, When and Alternatives
  • Land Clarification Act - North Preston and Beyond

2:45-3:30 HST ON LAND TRANSACTION

  • Various Types of Transactions with Fact Patterns for Attendee Participation. Mixed Use, Vacant Land, Mixed Commercial Residential, on a Subdivided Lot

3:30-3:50 Refreshment Break & Exhibit Visits

3:50-4:45 THE SURVEY: INS, OUT AND ALL AROUND THE PROPERTY LINE

4:45-7:00 DO PROCESS Cocktail Reception, Lobby Restaurant, Delta Halifax

We have a great faculty lined up:

Mhairi McInnis, NSBS; Ian MacLean, Q.C., MacLean & MacDonald; Matthew Moir, Weldon McInnis; John Kulik, Q.C., McInnes Cooper; John Keith, Q.C., Cox & Palmer; Melinda Fleming, Grant Thornton; and surveyors, H. James McIntosh and Kevin Robb of SDMM.

We also have some great exhibitors:

  • Chicago Title
  • FCT
  • Stewart Title
  • & Do Process

Our conference Chair is lola doucet.

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

Registration @ https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/RELANS2017

Registratnts will receive an invoice via our online payment system by email to the email address provided in this registration system.

You can either pay the invoice by Paypal or credit card; or you can print it and send a cheque in to the RELANS office by mail. Those are the two payment options. When payment is received, your registration will be considered complete.

All those who register in advance will need to make payment by the end of day on October 13th. Those not paid will be removed from the Registered List and we will offer places to those on the Waiting List.

Registration will close on October 18th.

LAWYER REGISTRATION

$275.00 + HST = $316.25 for RELANS Members
$325.00 + HST = $373.75 for non-Member Lawyers*

REGISTRATION FEE FOR LEGAL ASSISTANTS:

$175.00 + HST = $201.25 for Legal Assistants

*Any non-Member registrant joining RELANS for 2018 will be offered the RELANS Memer registration rate for this conference.

OUR LAST SIX CONFERENCE SOLD-OUT. PEOPLE WERE TURNED AWAY. PLEASE REGISTER AS SOON AS POSSIBLE SO AS TO AVOID MISSING THIS PROGRAM.

Location
DELTA HALIFAX

Cancellation Policy

  • Cancellations must be received in the office by Friday, October 13th, 2017

Registration closes on Wednesday, October 18th, 2017.