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Fasken Presents its Seminar Series in Surrey

Surrey Seminar 8 - Technology and Employment – Equity Compensation for Employees and Employment Law Basics
When (PT)


Fasken invites you to attend our complimentary webinar on Wednesday, October 20, 2021, as part of our Surrey Seminar Series.

This seminar will be of interest to business owners and executives looking to implement equity compensation with their employees located across BC.

Join Fasken’s Technology and Employment team as they discuss employees and equity compensation. The following topics will be covered:

Equity Considerations:

  • Options vs. reverse vesting shares;
  • Setting up a stock option plan and reserving your option pool;
  • Exercise price considerations;
  • Non-employee and non-resident considerations;
  • Tax treatment of stock options; and
  • Aligning company and employee incentives.

Employment Law Basics:

  • Consultants/independent contractors vs. employees; and
  • Employment agreements:
    • What should be in them;
    • Putting them in place properly; and
    • Making them work with your equity compensation scheme.


  • 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM | Presentation
  • 10:00 AM – 10:30 AM | Presenters available for Q&A

Event contact

Kaitlyn Cook Marketing & Business Development Specialist +1 604 631 4961


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