WEBINAR - Creating Effective Employment Contracts
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When: Tuesday, September 19, 2017
11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Online
Presenter: Carman Overholt, QC, Overholt Law
Contact: CPHR Manitoba
(204) 943-2836

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Creating Effective Employment Contracts that Protect your Company’s Resources and Future Business Prospects


Learn how to create an employment contract that will limit liability and provide stability and predictability in the relationship. Understand the numerous contractual provisions that are available and how an effective employment agreement can protect your business, products, confidential information, staff and more. 

In this presentation, you will learn:

  • Interpret and draft employment agreements with emphasis on:
    - Probationary clauses;
    - Termination language;
    - Constructive terminations; and
    - Post-employment restrictions (non-compete and non-solicit agreements).
  • How to effectively implement enforceable agreements with new staff and current staff.
  • Effective negotiation strategies.
  • Understanding the inherent value of written employment agreements.
  • Contractual pitfalls to avoid.
  • BConstructing a severance package

Who should attend:

  • HR professionals and those involved in contract negotiations and implementation with employees 

FORMAT: Online - Live Webinar


September 19, 2017


Login Time - 11:15 am - 11:30 am CST
Presentation - 11:30 am - 1:00 pm CST
CPD Hours: 1.5


Early Bird (until September 8)
Members - $65 + GST
Non-Members - $95 + GST
Students - $35 + GST

Regular (after September 8)
Members - $85 + GST
Non-Members - $115 + GST
Students - $55 + GST

Registration Deadline:

September 15, 2017

Cancellation Policy:

A full refund, less a $25 processing fee, will be issued for cancellations submitted at least one week

Registration Inquiries:

Contact admin@cphrmb.ca or call 204.943.0886



Carman Overholt, Q.C., Overholt Law, practice is working closely with senior management and human resources professionals to ensure compliance with labour, employment and human rights legislation, and development of policies and strategies that minimize the risk of litigation and disruption of operations. He has appeared, on behalf of employers, before the Supreme Court of BC, the Court of Appeal for BC, the BC Human Rights Tribunal, the Employment Standards Tribunal, the BC Labour Relations Board and the Canadian Industrial Relations Board. 

Carman has represented employers in numerous labour arbitration proceedings and in connection with collective bargaining. He has significant experience in advising employers in various sectors of the economy including financial services, technology, retail, service, hospitality, construction, mining, forestry and manufacturing. 

Chartered Professionals in Human Resources Manitoba (CPHR Manitoba)
1810-275 Portage Avenue / Winnipeg, Manitoba / R3B 2B3
tel. 204.943.2836 / fax. 204.943.1109 / email. hello@cphrmb.ca

For additional information please visit: CPHR.CA

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