AB HR Professionals Seminar: Legislative Changes in Focus

Calgary, Alberta

Event Time and Date

  • Calgary Registration
    March 21, 2018
    12:45 pm - 5:00 pm


Venue: Centennial Place West Tower


3rd Floor, 250 5th St SW, Calgary, Alberta, Canada


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Alberta’s Employment Standards Code has undergone dramatic changes. This half-day seminar surveys the foundational principles of Alberta’s employment standards legislation and then dives in-depth into the recent amendments to the Code.


Changes to Protected Leaves of Absence

  • New eligibility requirements
  • Changes to existing protected leaves
  • Introduction of several new protected leaves

Changes to Overtime, Compressed Work Weeks and Paid Holidays

  • Changes to banked overtime agreements
  • Elimination of the Compressed Work Week
  • Introduction of averaging agreements
  • Changes to holiday pay requirements

Changes to Termination Requirements

  • Options for dealing with employee resignation
  • Introduction of new group notice requirements
  • Changes to the temporary layoff rules

New Enforcement and Administrative Powers

  • Clarification on Employment Standards’ auditing powers
  • Introduction of new administrative penalty provisions



  • Registration: 12:45 p.m. | Seminar: 1 to 4 p.m. | Networking Reception: 4 to 5 p.m.
  • Registration closes: March 9, 2018
  • Cost:
    • Regular Fee: $225 + GST ($11.25) = $236.25 per person
    • CPHR Member: $200 + GST ($10) = $210 per person
  • Cancel before March 14 for a full refund. Contact Amy Foley at labourlaw@mltaikins.com to inquire about a refund.
  • Space is limited. Only employers or their representatives are eligible to attend. We reserve the right to decline registrants.
  • Pre-approved for 4 CPD hours with CPHR Alberta

Download the brochure. | This session is also being held in Edmonton, Tuesday, March 20.


Amy Foley, MLT Aikins LLP
Suite 2200, 10235 – 101st Street
Edmonton, AB T5J 3G1

P: (780) 969-5092
F: (780) 969-3549

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