PAMA Sessions 2015

Seminar Legend:

PM – Property Management
AD – Architecture & Design
CO – Construction & Renovation
PD – Professional Development
GR – Green

Wednesday Sessions

Wednesday, Feb. 25 • 8:00am-9:50am • $45

P01 – Legal Update [PM]

[ BOMI 1.5 CPDs ]

This seminar will provide an update on recent or significant litigation, changes in legislation and other current issues related to Strata Property Management.


Lisa Frey

Paul Mendes


Speakers:
Lisa Frey, Lawyer, Lesperance Mendes LLP
Paul Mendes, Partner, Lesperance Mendes LLP


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Wednesday, Feb. 25 • 10:10am-12:00pm • $45

P02 – Easements and Rights of Way [PM]

[ AIBC 2 Core LUs, BOMI 1.5 CPDs ]

This seminar will provide an in depth overview of how to understand, negotiate and implement easements, including statutory rights of way, shared facility agreements, antennae agreements, and crane agreements.


Jennifer L. Neville


Speaker:
Jennifer L. Neville, Associate, Hammerberg Lawyers LLP


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Wednesday, Feb. 25 • 1:00pm-2:50pm • $45

P03 – Sections [PM]

[ BOMI 1.5 CPDs ]

Strata Managers managing a strata corporation and one or more sections must be alert to the potential for conflicts. This seminar will examine conflict rules and discuss practical solutions to identify and address various conflicts. Come prepared to work through scenarios that a Strata Manager is likely to encounter on a typical day when managing sections.


Adrienne Murray


Speaker:
Adrienne Murray, Associate Counsel, Hammerberg Lawyers LLP


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Thursday Sessions

Thursday, Feb. 26 • 8:00am-9:50am • $45

P04 – AIRBNB in Strata Buildings [PM]

[ BOMI 1.5 CPDs ]

More and more owners are using their strata lots for short term rentals either directly through websites like AirBnb and VRBO. In addition, some owners rent their strata lots to companies who book short term rentals for the units. These arrangements raise lots of issues for strata corporations and their owners. In this seminar, we will discuss:

  • How these short term rentals are arranged and managed
  • Risks and liabilities for strata corporations and strata managers
  • Effective controls over these risks and liabilities
  • Importance of appropriately worded bylaws

Veronica Franco


Speaker:
Veronica Franco, Partner, Clark Wilson LLP


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Thursday, Feb. 26 • 10:10am-12:00pm • $45

P05 – AIRBNB in Rental Buildings [PM]

[ BOMI 1.5 CPDs ]

Are your tenants running their suite as a short term hotel business? As a landlord/manager what can/should you do? This seminar will include:

  • Explanation of exactly what AIRBNB and other similar programs are
  • How aps like AIRBNB function
  • Risks and liabilities for landlords and managers
  • Responsibilities of landlords and property managers
  • Insurance and other risk factors
  • How to find out if it is happening in your rental properties
  • Rights of tenants and landlords
  • Municipal bylaws
  • Means of control
  • Importance of appropriately worded tenancy agreement clauses

Phil Dougan


Speaker:
Phil Dougan, Lawyer, Access Law


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Thursday, Feb. 26 • 1:00pm-2:50pm • $45

P06 – What’s the Deal? What Landlords need to know about Residential Tenancy Agreements [PM]

[ BOMI 1.5 CPDs ]

The residential tenancy agreement you have is just as important as the tenants you house. What does the law require landlords to include in tenancy agreements? What terms should landlords add, and what terms should landlords avoid? In this seminar, Al Kemp, President of A.G. Kemp Associates Inc., and Lisa Mackie, associate lawyer with Alexander Holburn, will discuss the law governing residential tenancy agreements, the “tried and true” agreement form, and provide tips and techniques for drafting an agreement to suit your rental property. If you deal with even one rental property, this seminar is for you.


Al Kemp

Lisa Mackie


Speakers:
Al Kemp, President, A.G Kemp & Associates
Lisa Mackie, Associate, Alexander Holburn


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