Upcoming Webinars


Free Webinar: The Canadian Small Business Pandemic Survival Guide

Apr 28, 2020 06:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

This online webinar is a must-attend for any small business owner in Ontario (and across Canada) who is concerned about their rights and obligations under the Commercial Tenancies Act, the Employment Standards Act, the Occupational Health and Safety Act, and the Human Rights Code.

Viewers will learn the myths and realities about employment law and how the rules have evolved during the COVID-19 crisis, among other things.

Your Hosts

Ivanna Iwasykiw: https://www.kpalawyers.ca/ivanna-iwasykiw

Adil Habib: https://www.kpalawyers.ca/adil-habib

Francis Ibana: https://www.kpalawyers.ca/francis-ibana

Topics we'll cover

You'll get answers to questions like:

What kinds of benefits and supports are available to me if my business has been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis?

What kinds of leaves are employees allowed to take from work during COVID19?

Am I required to accommodations my employees who are working from home? If so, how?

What kinds of things do I have to do to keep my employees safe at work?

What do I do if my employee refuses to come to work because they feel it’s not safe?

If I’m a commercial tenant that can’t pay my rent – what can my landlord do to me if I don’t pay? What are my options if I can’t pay my commercial rent?

What do I do if I can’t pay my suppliers or can’t make payments under contracts to rent equipment?

Please note this seminar does not constitute legal advice, and laws will vary between provinces.

Note: If you only wish to attend for a short time, this event Seminar will be broken into four parts:

Part I – Employment Law (30 minutes)
Part II – Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate (15 minutes)
Part III – Workplace Health and Safety (15 minutes)
Part IV – Commercial Tenancy Contracts and the Commercial Tenancies Act (30 minutes)

Learn from experienced employment and business lawyers who have donated their time for free to meet and connect with you online.