Join Kent Employment Law’s Kim Darling and Tanja Halsall of Potentia HR for a discussion on the practical considerations for managing your risk and engaging with your employees during these unprecedented times.
On May 14, Kent Employment Law Partner Richard Johnson joined #AskABCorp for a live Twitter chat covering a wide range of employment law issues particularly relevant during the COVID-19 climate. Richard was on hand to answer questions about furloughs and layoffs, workers’ rights, government benefits for entrepreneurs, and more. If you weren’t able to attend, […]
HR and Employment Law Issues During COVID-19 BC Non-Profit Housing Association April 30, 2020, 10:00 am – 11:30 am Webinar On April 30, the BCNPHA presented a free webinar for employers seeking help navigating the COVID-19 pandemic. In this 90 minute session, legal and HR experts Simon Kent (Founder of Kent Employment Law) and Marsha […]
On April 21, 2020, employment lawyer David Brown partnered with the People’s Law School of BC for a webinar focusing on the Canadian benefit programs available to workers affected by the coronavirus pandemic. In this free 45-minute presentation, David breaks down the new Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) and EI: who’s eligible, how to apply, […]
Employment Law Issues During COVID-19: Ask an employment lawyer BC Continuing Legal Education Society April 17, 2020, 10:00 am – 11:00 am Webinar Who should attend: All lawyers and legal support staff In these times of rapid change and uncertainty where employment can be precarious, you might have lots of questions about employment law in relation […]
On Friday April 3, 2020, join employment lawyer Trevor Thomas online as he speaks to Veterinary professionals about the employment law issues affecting them and their workplace during this global health crisis.
COVID-19 and the Workplace: What Employers Need to Know Community Futures April 2, 2020, 12:00 – 1:00 pm Webinar On April 2, employment lawyers Paula Krawus and Erin Brandt partnered with Community Futures to offer a webinar on managing your workplace during the COVID-19 health crisis. Topics included temporary lay-offs, sick leave, termination pay/severance, non-discrimination, […]
On March 18, join employment lawyer Paula Krawus to learn about sustainable employment and the simple steps your business can take towards creating an engaged and purpose-driven workplace based on principles like respect and collaboration.
With the legalization of cannabis, Canadians have a legal right to consume cannabis. Employers have concerns about the possible impact on employees’ performance during working hours. Join David Brown and other experts as they discuss the legal, medical and practical issues facing employers when it comes to cannabis in the workplace.
In this class, learn about the legal issues that may affect you in the workplace. KEL Lawyer Trevor Thomas explains the essentials of the Employment Standards Act, the law that sets out standards every employer and employee must follow.