News & Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

June 2, 2021

HR Done Right! Rolling out Vaccination Policies & More: Join our employment and labour lawyers Chris Drinovz and Mike Weiler’s complimentary webinar on JUNE 2, 2021. Read more and register here.

NEWS & PAST EVENTS

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May 2021

  • KSW Lawyers invited to present webinar for partners from New Car Dealers Association of BC

April 2021

  • KSW Lawyers included in Canadian Lexpert Directory for Leading Lawyer to Watch in Employment Law

February 4 2021

  • CPHR BC Legal Symposium 2021: Melanie Booth and Ale Henao present on the topic How Organizations Can Navigate Remote Work and Its RisksRead more here.

January 2021

  • Rated Top Medical Malpractice Lawyers in Surrey by ThreeBestRated – 2021 and earlier

  • Rated Top 3 Best Employment Lawyers in Langley, Surrey and Abbotsford by ThreeBestRated for 2020 and 2021

December 2020

  • KSW Lawyers is a proud nominee for Abbotsford Business Excellence Awards 2020 in the one of Langley’s Top Legal Firms in the Outstanding Support and Frontline Excellence categories

October 2020

  • KSW Lawyers is recognized as the Best Law Firm in South Surrey/White Rock  in the 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards by Peace Arch News
September 2020
  • KSW Lawyers is recognized as one of Langley’s Top Legal Firms in the 2020 Readers’ Choice Awards by Langley Advance Times
September 2020
  • KSW Lawyers are proud supporters and sponsors of the 2020 Fort Langley Jazz and Arts Festival.
September 2020
September 2020
  • The Business & Corporate Group is happy to have Arjun Hair join as an articling student in Surrey.
August 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP successfully applies for Benefit Company status for clients, Light Trail Consulting Ltd. This was the first application for Benefit Company designation in British Columbia and Canada. Read more.
August 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP featured in the Summer issue of the Signals Magazine, publication for members and friends of the New Car Dealers’ Association of BC. In his article, Chris Drinovz shares his thoughts on Constructive Dismissals After Covid-19. Read here.
August 2020
  • Kane Shanon Weiler LLP launches the Feel Good Fridays campaign in partnership with the Vancouver Giants to support community heroes and local re-opened businesses. Visit our Feel Good Fridays page to find out more and read about people doing incredible work in our community. 
July 2020
  • Employers and employees can now submit a joint application to extend a temporary layoff through the Employment Standards Branch (ESB) by August 25, 2020 to receive a decision by August 30, 2020. This is done through a variance to the Employment Standards Act. Employers%20and employees can now submit a joint application to extend a temporary layoff through the Employment Standards Branch (ESB) by August 25, 2020 to receive a decision by August 30, 2020. This is done through a variance to the Employment Standards Act. Read More and Apply here.
July 2020
  • The Federal Government announced on July 13 that CEWS will be extended into December. This is the second extension of the wage subsidy program. Finance Minister Bill Morneau suggested last week that as health restrictions roll back and more companies reopen, more people would shift from the CERB to the wage subsidy. Read more here.
June 2020
  • Kane Shanon Weiler LLP launches the Feel Good Fridays campaign in partnership with the Vancouver Giants. Visit our Feel Good Fridays page to find out more and nominate somebody that you feel is doing incredible work in our community.
June 2020
  • The Vancouver Giants highlight their partnership with Kane Shannon Weiler LLP. To learn more about our partnership and all the work that KSW Lawyers is doing in our community, read more here.
June 2020
June 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP co-hosts Getting Back to the Business webinar with Chris Dyck, CPA with Avisar, and Matt Redshaw, Raymond James Wealth Management.  Some of the topics covered included WorkSafeBC workplace safety compliance, Covid-19 Safety Plans, unsafe condition work refusals, and layoffs. Read more.
June 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP featured in BarTalk Magazine articleChris Drinovz got to share his thoughts on The New Era of Employment Law in a featured article of the BarTalk Magazine by the Canadian Bar Association of BC. Read article here.
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May 2020
  • Travis W. Brine recently successfully defended a breach of contract claim arising from an alleged agreement to purchase our clients’ business and property. Read more.
May 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP featured in the Spring Issue (April – June 2020) of the Signals Magazine, a publication for members and friends of the New Car Dealers Association of BC. In his article, Mike Weiler shares his expertise on how recent changes to the Labour Relations Code make it easier to unionize. Read more here. 
May 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP hosts a webinar with New Car Dealers Association of BC for members and friends, addressing current CEWS, CERB and other COVID19 related issues. The questions asked by attendees and answers are available on our Blog. Read more.
April 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP hosts Let’s Talk Q&A webinar – full recordings available. Read More.
April 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP Featured in Langley Advance Times. Read More.
March 2020
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP rated as Top 3 Employment Lawyers in 2020 for Surrey, Langley and Abbotsford by ThreeBestRated. Read More.
March 2020
  • Winter Seminar Series
    KSW Lawyers finish their three-part winter series presentations on: Recent Amendments to the Labour Relations Code, Employment Standards Act Amendments, and The Art of Hiring. Read More.
November 2019
  • KSW Lawyers Attends LAPS Gala Fundraiser supporting the Langley Animal Protection Society. Read More
October 2019
  • KSW Lawyers Attends Starry Night Fundraiser Supporting the Kidney Foundation of Canada. Read More.
October 2019
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP welcomes Michael Weiler to the Employment & Labour Group, which now has over 50 years of specialized experience in Employment and Labour Law. See Mike’s profile.
October 2019
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP welcomes Michael Weiler to the Employment & Labour Group, which now has over 50 years of specialized experience in Employment and Labour Law. See Mike’s profile.
September 2019
  • KSW Lawyers presents Bursary to MEI student.
    Surrey Cares Community Foundation
    KSW Lawyers  – Chris Drinovz joins Peter Unruh as Board Member of Surrey Cares Community Foundation, supporting our community. See Peter’s Surrey Cares Profile here. See Chris’ Surrey Cares Profile here.
Summer 2019
July 2019
2019
  • Kane Shannon Weiler LLP rated as Top 3 Employment Lawyers in Abbotsford by ThreeBestRated: Read More

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