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Canadian University Boards Association (CUBA) Annual Conference

Award winning author Lawrence Hill, author of Blackberry Sweet Juice, The Illegal, and Book of Negroes, will deliver a keynote address exploring themes of diversity and inclusion. Panels and sessions that follow will include practical ways for Boards and Secretariats to put these important themes into action. In addition to the keynote theme,  sessions will…

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CAPSLE Conference 2017

Panel Discussion called “Human Rights in Education: Successes and Challenges” Co-Presenting a session called “Skills and Pills: An educator’s guide to navigating the intersection between student mental health accommodation, privacy law and pedagogies for student success”

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Guelph and District HRPA Employee Relations Peer Networking Meeting

Topic Attendance Management Programs and Avoiding Legal Pitfalls The one hour session will review the issues related to developing and implementing an Attendance Management Program.  This often raises problems with union grievances, or human rights complaints, therefore a good understanding of the human rights code and accommodation principles, as well as some WSIB and ESA…

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Ontario Hospital Association (OHA): The Fundamentals of Freedom of Information: What You Need to Know

This program aims to enhance participants’ understanding of how the freedom of information (FOI) regime under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA) affects Ontario hospitals. It will provide participants with an overview of the FOI regime, and a discussion of key compliance issues. It will also involve a discussion of how…

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American Bar Association Section of Labor & Employment Law: National Symposium on Technology

Topic Cybersecurity and the Workplace: Prevention, Response and Liability Employers and the employee data they hold is at risk. Hackers are continuously attacking employers with a view to extorting a ransom payment, receiving cash for data and for other malicious ends. Are you doing what you should to prevent an incident? What workplace policy is…

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The Osgoode Certificate in Regulatory Compliance and Legal Risk Management for Financial Institutions

This unique and leading edge certificate program focuses on the knowledge and practical skills you need to become an effective and current compliance professional. You will also gain an understanding of the best compliance strategies to shield your organization from costly and damaging violations for failing to implement an effective risk management and compliance program….

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HIDC: High Incidence Disabilities in Higher Education Conference

The Assessment and Resource Centres of Ontario (ARC’s: RARC and NOARC) are very excited to bring another High Incidence Disabilities Conference at the newly renovated Marriott Courtyard hotel in downtown Toronto. The two day event will include several well respected and prominent keynote speakers in the fields of mental health, learning disabilities, and ADHD as…

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Law Society of Upper Canada (LSUC): Harassment in the Workplace – Understanding the New Obligations

It’s crucial that you’re up to speed on the latest in harassment law, especially the newly expanded harassment provisions in the Occupational Health and Safety Act. We’ve lined up a panel of leading practitioners to provide you with an in-depth understanding of the changes—including practical implications, helpful tips, and practice insights—whether you act for employees,…

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HRPA Ottawa Dine and Learn

The Dine and Learn is a moving dinner featuring a dynamic line up of speakers addressing issues relevant to the complex business environment which we navigate. Topic Medical Marijuana in the Workplace