B Corp

  • Kent Employment Law Highlighted in Triple Pundit Article on Canadian B Corps (Oct 2017)

    … Canadian B Corps Stand Against Hate and Discrimination in the Workplace By Melissa Schweyer (for Triple Pundit) In a recent article for Triple Pundit highlighting four Canadian B Corps taking a stand against discrimination and hate, Melissa Schweyer speaks to Trevor Thomas about Kent Employment Law’s values and our commitment to diversity and inclusion. You can read the full article here! The post Kent Employment Law Highlighted in Triple Pundit Article on Canadian B Corps (Oct 2017) appeared first on . …

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  • B Corp: Celebrating Recertification

    … By Wendy Woloshyn. In 2015, we became the first B Corp law firm in Canada – and were more than just a little proud! It’s now 2017, and what a (positive) difference two years makes. 2017 Recertification and Audit To remain a B Corp, an organization must “recertify” biennially, so our turn was up earlier this year. Recertification involved…

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  • Kelowna Employer Forum: Recruitment and Retention (May 2016)

    … Kent Employment Law (KEL)’s Kelowna office invites you to be a part of its ongoing Employer Forums, our resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals. Created for employers striving to “do good” for their employees, their communities, and the world, our Forums offer an opportunity to connect and learn from each other…

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  • Kelowna Launch 2017: Recap

    … Founder Simon Kent told the story of the firm’s origins and its growth from a one-man (Simon) operation to a multi-location (Vancouver, Kelowna and Victoria) firm. He and Kelowna lawyer David Brown also explained KEL’s philosophy and purpose, highlighting our commitment to “sustainable employment” and community-building and our progressive…

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  • Employer Forum – Dismissal & Firing (May 2017)

    … each other’s experiences. When: Tuesday, May 31st, 7:45 am – 9:15 am Where: Kent Employment Law offices, 1285 West Broadway, Vancouver, BC What: Panel and group discussion Coffee and a light breakfast will be provided! Space is limited, so register now! About Our Panelists Rob Kaiser, Revivae Rob has been fortunate to have lead…

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  • The Employment Standards Act – Your Rights & Obligations

    … KEL Lawyer Trevor Thomas will be speaking about The Employment Standards Act at the Richmond Public Library, Brighouse Branch during Canadian Bar Association Law Week, 2017. When: Tuesday, April 18th, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Where: Richmond Public Library, 7700 Minoru Gate #100 What: Presentation Registration details coming soon! The post The Employment Standards Act – Your Rights & Obligations appeared first on . …

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  • Our Talent: Trevor Thomas

    … Over the coming months, we will be using this space to highlight the members of our Kent Employment Law team. First up is lawyer Trevor Thomas. Trevor is a listener whose calm, strategic approach brings order to workplace chaos. His ability to combine fresh ideas with solid legal advice appeals to employers and employees who are seeking…

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  • Employer Forum – Recruitment and Hiring: Promises and Pitfalls

    … Kent Employment Law (KEL) invites you to be a part of its ongoing Employer Forums, our resource for forward-thinking business owners and HR professionals. Created for employers striving to “do good” for their employees, their communities, and the world, our Employer Forums offer an opportunity to connect and learn from each other in a casual…

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  • B Corp Buzz

    … Kent Employment Law is proud to be the first Canadian law firm to become a Certified B Corporation. We are also proud to partner with these other British Columbia B Corps who support us in the work we do and make our workplace a better place to “B”: Mills Office Productivity (by meeting all our office supply needs) SPUD (by delivering our…

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