Baker & McKenzie will be holding seminars throughout 2015 to address hot topics in Canadian labour, employment, employee benefits, and immigration law.  Our seminars are listed below.  For more information or to register, please contact:

Jennifer Ng
Tel: +1 416 865 2326
jennifer.ng@bakermckenzie.com

Session

Date

Topic

The Employment Standards Act I  Jan 15, 2015
(Live Seminar) 
  • Hours of Work and Overtime
  • Paid Time Off Work
  • Unpaid Time Off
  • Recent Changes to Employment Legislation: Bill 18
The Employment Standards Act II Mar 5, 2015
(Webinar)
  • Termination of Employment
  • Wages and Records
  • Special Provisions
  • The Anatomy of an ESA Complaint and Recent Developments
The Human Rights Code Apr 23, 2015
(Live Seminar)
  • Protections Relating to Hiring
  • Discrimination
  • Harassment
  • The Anatomy of a OHRT Complaint and Recent Developments
Canadian Immigration Law  Jun 11, 2015
(Webinar) 
  • The Immigration Law: the Basics
  • The Immigration Law: Employer Compliance and New Penalties
  • Employer Compliance Reviews (ECR)
    • What employers should keep on file
    • How to avoid an ECR
    • How to manage an ECR
The Common Law Sept 17, 2015
(Live Seminar)
  • Wrongful Dismissal Update
  • Restrictive Covenants Update
  • Buying or Selling a Business – Employment Law
  • The Anatomy of a Civil Employment – Related Claim and Recent Development
Pension and Global Equity Laws Oct 15, 2015 (Live Seminar) 
  • The Pension Benefits Act: The Basics
  • Update on Retirement Benefits Legislation (the Ontario Pension Plan and Beyond)
  • Global Equity Plans Hot Topics: Administrative, Communication and Taxation
The Workplace Safety Statutes Nov 5, 2015 (Webinar) 
  • The Workplace Safety and Insurance Act
  • Workplace Violence Legislation
  • Other Occupational Health and Safety Legislation
  • The Anatomy of a Reprisal Complaint and Recent Developments