Conference / Seminar

AODA Legal Compliance from A to Z: Staying Ahead of the Curve (Accredited)

Event Details

September 5, 2012
8:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

Hicks Morley Toronto Office
77 King Street West, 39th Floor
Toronto, ON


This session is a review and update for in house legal counsel and human resources professionals on the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (“AODA”) and will focus on:

  • Reviewing key requirements of the Integrated Accessibility Standards (“IAS”) – including policy development, training, employment practices, website content and design, general communications
  • Reviewing timelines for IAS implementation, with a focus on each category of organization captured by the IAS
  • The development of compliance strategies for IAS implementation – opportunities for “piggy-backing” on existing policies and practices, internal and external consultation, development of mechanisms to confirm compliance has been achieved
  • The role of in-house counsel in legal compliance initiatives within the context of AODA compliance