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Changes to the B.C. Employment Standards Act (webinar)

Date: October 16, 2019
Location: Online

Presenter: Brandon Hillis, Roper Greyell LLP Employment + Labour Lawyers
In May 2019, the Provincial Government introduced a number of amendments to the B.C. Employment Standards Act. In the presentation, we will walk through a number of these changes, and discuss what they mean, and how they affect your business.

In this presentation, you will learn:
  • About the expansion of job-protected leaves
  • About the increased enforcement powers of the Employment Standards Branch
  • About increased protection for employees who are terminated
  • About how changes to the Act will have an impact on unionized workplace
Who should attend:
  • This seminar will be most beneficial to human resources and management professionals in non-unionized workplaces in British Columbia, regardless of whether they work for a small organization, a large one or a multi-national one.
About the presenter:
Brandon Hillis Brandon Hillis is a lawyer at Roper Greyell, one of Western Canada’s largest and most well-respected labour and employment law firms. He practices in all areas of workplace law, and works in a variety of different sectors, including the municipal, retail, forestry and mining sectors, for clients in B.C., Alberta, Yukon and the Northwest Territories. He can be reached at 604-806-3879, or bhillis@propergreyell.com.

Format: Online - Live Webinar
Time: Log-in: 9:15 - 9:30am (PST); Presentation: 9:30am - 11:00am (PST)

All login information will be sent to you via email the day prior to the session.

Both registration and payment are required for every person attending this webinar. Questions about registration or receipt can be directed to pd@cphrbc.ca.
Note: If you have not received your login access information the day prior to the webinar date, or for inquiries regarding online workshops, please email or call 604.684.7228.
Registration Fees

Registration Deadline:
 October 11, 2019





All pricing excludes applicable taxes. HST/GST # 119446714
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All pricing excludes applicable taxes. HST/GST # 119446714
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