Employment contracts 101


In this introductory seminar, Harris lawyers Dianne Rideout and Nicole Toye will provide you with the knowledge you need to create and implement effective employment contracts.

By the end of the seminar, you will learn:

  • The elements of a binding contract- offer, acceptance, consideration and certainty
  • The benefits of employment contracts
  • Key terms in employment contracts including termination clauses, mitigation, and restrictive covenants
  • Common ‘boilerplate’ terms explained
  • Common pitfalls in contracts and how to avoid them
  • Best practices for implementing and administering employment contracts.

Payment is required to confirm your registration. A $50 cancellation fee per person will be charged if you cancel your registration less than 5 business days before the event. Refunds will not be issued for no-shows.

The Chartered Professionals in Human Resources of British Columbia and Yukon (CPHR) has pre-approved this seminar for Continuing Professional Development (CPD) hours.



  • Type Seminar
  • Date March 15, 2019
  • Time 8:30 am - 12:00 pm
  • Location Bentall 5 Conference Centre, Ground Floor, 550 Burrard Street, Vancouver, BC
  • Cost $380 + GST per person
  • Includes Continental breakfast, refreshments and printed materials