Corporate Commercial

This section covers the basics of Corporate and Commercial legal work. The lawyer practicing in this area deals with businesses of all sizes and complexities. These materials cover the law and practice involved in the creation of the possible entities, financing, bankruptcy issues, basic buying and selling transactions and the implications of The Personal Property Security Act for the corporate commercial practitioner.

Thank you

The Law Society of Manitoba thanks all the volunteer lawyer reviewers who have contributed to the past development and current updating of the materials. It would not have been possible without the hours of help they have given over the years.

The reviewers of the Corporate Commercial chapters:

  • Edward (Ned) Brown, 1942–2020, Pitblado LLP
  • Catherine Howden, Pitblado LLP 
  • Kelly Beattie,  Fillmore Riley LLP 
  • Doug Fawcett, Fillmore Riley LLP 
  • Professor Darcy MacPherson, Faculty of Law 
  • Cole Southall, Fillmore Riley LLP 

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