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Equity Incentive Plans: New Stock Option Rules and Administration Issues

February 23, 2021 - 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Spring Pensions Webcast Series: Recent Developments in Pensions, Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation Law

Webcast #1 – Equity Incentive Plans: New Stock Option Rules and Administration Issues 

Please join members of the Blakes Pensions, Benefits & Executive Compensation group as they discuss recent developments relevant to equity incentive plans.


  • New stock option tax rules

  • Equity incentive plan administration: Grant processes, employment terminations, and payroll issues

Language: This webcast will be presented in English.


  • Elizabeth Boyd, Partner, Toronto

  • Sean Maxwell, Partner, Calgary

  • Lindsay McLeod, Partner, Toronto


Tuesday, February 23, 2021
1 – 2 p.m. (EST)

Mandatory Continuing Education

This program contains up to 1 hour of Substantive content.

Please note that pursuant to the amendments to the Règlement sur la formation continue obligatoire des avocats (Regulation respecting mandatory continuing education for lawyers – available in French only) of the Barreau du Québec, which came into force on April 1, 2019, the status of “recognized provider” and the mandatory “recognition” of activities have been abolished.

Blakes will continue to provide you with a confirmation of participation for your records. As stipulated in the above-mentioned regulation, members must preserve supporting documents attesting their completion of training activities for a period of seven years beginning on April 30 following the end of the reference period during which such activities were completed.

British Columbia
This program has been accredited for 1 CPD Credit Hour with The Law Society of British Columbia.