The recently passed Bill 27: Working for Workers Act, 2021 brought interesting amendments to Ontario’s Employment Standards Act, 2000, such as the prohibition of non-competition agreements, new licensing and regulatory requirements for temporary help agencies and recruiters, and the requirement for employers to implement disconnecting from work policies.
Moderated by Siobhan O’Brien, a panel of top legal experts will discuss some of the major employment law issues and challenges employers will face in 2022 and how they can best prepare their businesses to minimize liabilities while ensuring they continue to meet their obligations to employees.
BLSA Canada’s Pre-Law Expo is an annual “See Yourself here” initiative that provides pre-law students with a chance to see themselves reflected. Pre-law students are provided with the chance to connect with upcoming and current legal professionals across the country including Black lawyers, judges and law students.
Join Kathryn Meehan and a panel of experts as they walk through tricky situations to demonstrate how to handle discrimination and harassment complaints within law firms.
Join Njeri Damali Sojourner-Campbell as she provides a high-level human rights framework for policy development and review during this comprehensive and interactive learning seminar.
In-house counsel continue to be confronted with new challenges and changing expectations about workforce models. Join Jacqueline Luksha and Nadine Zacks as they share insights to assist in-house counsel in providing strategic and up-to-date advice on critical labour and employment law matters.
More and more labour and employment lawyers are using and relying on digital evidence. Join Tatiana Lazdins as she discusses new and emerging types of data as well as the technology available to help locate and analyze digital evidence.
Join Edward O’Dwyer as he and other expert panelists speak about summary trial essentials. This virtual program will provide valuable insights on topics including understanding what a summary trial is (and is not), strategic considerations when determining whether to request (or resist) a matter proceeding by summary trial, how to prepare your materials and evidence, and key strategies and common pitfalls when conducting a summary trial.
Join Rebecca Liu and a panel of experts as they examine the school as a workplace for education workers and a learning centre for students. Topics
Moderator: Stephanie J. Kalinowski Please register for the virtual 2021 ACPM National Conference here. Overview The 2021 ACPM National Conference will showcase important issues and challenges for retirement income professionals and the millions of plan members they serve. Stephanie J. Kalinowski moderates this workshop on Capital Accumulation Plans (CAPs) as the presenters share their views…