Dr. Donn Short received the inaugural Aaron Berg Award at the annual Manitoba Human Rights Commission Awards held December 7, 2017. The award was created to recognize the contributions of Mr. Aaron Berg, former counsel to the Manitoba Human Rights Commission and General Counsel with Manitoba Justice. Mr. Berg, who died in June, 2017, was a human rights and administrative law expert. He represented the Commission in several high profile human rights cases, and was involved in drafting The Human Rights Code to replace the former Human Rights Act. Read More.