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Employment Law Conference 2017

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Comprehensive and compelling

Thursday, May 4 and Friday, May 5, 2017
9:00 am – 4:30 pm (Both days)
Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Hotel, 1128 West Hastings Street, Vancouver,
or attend via Live Webinar

"CLE Summer Series 2017"
Monday, July 24 and Tuesday, July 25, 2017
9:00 am – 4:00 pm (Both days)

Who should attend: Employment lawyers and in-house counsel; human resources professionals.

Learning level: All levels

Employment Law — new cases, new issues, new strategies. We will provide you your annual update on the case law, trends, and issues that are creating change in this insightful and developing area of law. Join us for two days where you will receive a comprehensive understanding of the key and emerging ideas you need to know. By attending this conference, you will complete all of your continuing professional development requirements for the year!

At this course you will learn: 

  • legal updates on fixed-term contracts, employment probation, independent contractors, and damages
  • implications of leading decisions, such as Wilson v. Atomic Energy of Canada and Garritty v. Richmond Kinsmen Home Support Society
  • non-employment law issues that impact employment lawyers, such as family law and intellectual property
  • tips for running your practice including lawyers' obligations as employers

Conference attendees are invited to join faculty for appetizers and a cocktail at the conclusion of Day 1 at Chewies Steam and Oyster Bar in Coal Harbour. A special thank you to Harris & Company LLP for hosting this reception. 

Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 13 (a minimum of 2 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Please note that the CPD hours of the rebroadcast may differ from the CPD hours of the original, live program. 

Course Chairs
Matthew Cooperwilliams — Harris & Company LLP, Vancouver
Simon Kent — Kent Employment Law, Vancouver

May 4 and 5 Session
Register by April 6
Regular Price
After April 6, 2017
Live Webinar $910 $1,010
Live Webinar Student $455 $515
In Person* $1,050 $1,165
Student* $585 $650
Save even more with your CPDone Pass

Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.
*Lunch is included. 

CLE Summer Series
Register by June 19
Regular Price
After June 19, 2017
Webinar Rebroadcast $855 $950
Webinar Rebroadcast Student $430 $475
Save even more with your CPDone Pass

Registration includes an electronic copy of the course materials.

Please note: The CPD hours of the rebroadcast may differ from the CPD hours of the original, live program. 

SPECIAL GROUP RATES! Plus-one pricing!
Gather around one computer and SAVE on Live Webinar/Rebroadcast costs. Pay full price for the first registration and have each additional viewer join you for $125 per day. If you are taking advantage of plus-one pricing and your group webinar includes at least one lawyer, the first registration must be at the lawyer rate. Contact Customer Service for more info.

Webinar Archive: This course will be added to the Webinar Archive.

Unable to attend without financial support? Learn more about CLEBC's Bursary Program and Easy Pay Plan.

Can't make the live course/live webinar?

1. Order the Online Course Materialsan archive of all CLEBC papers published since 2001.
2. Subscribe to the Webinar Archivea repository of recordings of most CLEBC past courses.

Annual subscription rates for both options are based on firm size.

CLEBC Program Lawyer
Genevieve Chang

Format Live Course Add to Cart
Start Date & Time 2017-05-04 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2017-05-05 4:30 PM
Location Vancouver Marriott Pinnacle Hotel
Spaces Available 20
Course Chair Matthew Cooperwilliams
Course Chair Simon Kent
Planning Committee Member Adele J. Adamic
Planning Committee Member Gwendoline Allison
Planning Committee Member Laurel Courtenay
Planning Committee Member Kimberly D. Darling
Planning Committee Member Peter Eastwood
Planning Committee Member Christopher R. Forguson
Planning Committee Member Eleni Kassaris
Planning Committee Member James D. Kondopulos
Planning Committee Member Martin Sheard
Planning Committee Member Professor Kenneth Thornicroft
Course Presenter Erin Brandt
Course Presenter David M.J. Brown
Course Presenter Sara Forte
Course Presenter Matthew Larsen
Course Presenter Paul D. McLean
Course Presenter Shanti P. Reda
Course Presenter Veronica S.C. Rossos
Course Presenter Richard Truman
Course Presenter Gradin D. Tyler
Course Presenter Cameron R. Wardell
Course Presenter Jennifer D. Wiegele
Course Presenter Frederick Wynne
Course Presenter Heather Hettiarachchi
Course Presenter Cory Sully
Course Presenter Steve M. Winder
Course Presenter Valerie S. Dixon
Course Presenter Leisha Murphy
Course Presenter Ian Kennedy
Course Presenter Nicole R. Howell
Course Presenter Lou Poskitt
Course Presenter Jessica Fairbairn
Course Presenter Michael R. Howcroft
Course Presenter Richard D. Hart, C.Arb
Course Presenter Matt Eisenbrandt

Format Live Webinar Add to Cart
Start Date & Time 2017-05-04 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2017-05-05 4:30 PM
Online Provider
Spaces Available

Format Rebroadcast Add to Cart
Start Date & Time 2017-07-24 9:00 AM
End Date & Time 2017-07-25 4:00 PM
Online Provider
Spaces Available

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