2021 Employment and labour trends in BC

Event Details


Canada | November 05, 2021

Norton Rose Fulbright invites you to watch the on-demand replay of our annual employment and labour half-day virtual event in three parts.

Session 1 | 8:30 – 9:40 a.m.

Lessons learned from the pandemic

  • Temporary layoffs and employment contracts
  • Remote working policies – Key developments and enforcement considerations
  • Employee health and safety: Obligations to supply personal protective equipment and paid sick leave
  • Terminations and the impact of COVID-19 on assessments of reasonable notice

Session 2 | 9:50 – 10:30 a.m.

Mandatory vaccination policies

  • Key developments and enforcement considerations

Session 3 | 10:40 – 11:50 a.m.

What’s new in the zoo – Human rights and other updates

  • Repercussions of the Human Rights Tribunal backlog
  • Termination clauses influenced by Ontario case law
  • Taking the “O” out of “OH&S” – Prosecutions for COVID-19-related infractions 


Our speakers

This is a half-day webinar and its delivery is available in English only.

Continuing Professional Development (CPD) credits

This program contains 2.5 hours of content, which may be claimed towards the Law Society of British Columbia general hours CPD requirement.

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