Advantage CPD: Employment Human Rights Webinar

Event Details

October 22, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET



The COVID-19 pandemic has had an effect on human rights and created a new set of employment issues for companies… or has it?


In this webinar we will be discussing some of the challenges facing employers as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Global Response to Anti-Black Racism, including:

  • The Context: COVID-19 and Global Response to Anti-Black Racism
  • COVID-19, Leaves of Absence and the Duty to Accommodate
  • Identifying, Remedying and Preventing Anti-Black Racism in the Workplace
  • The Role of Interim Remedies during the Administrative Slowdown of the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario

Audience and Learning Objectives:

This webinar will be of interest to human resource professionals and legal counsel who are encountering new employment human rights challenges as a result of COVID-19.

This webinar will include an interactive Q&A feature. A panel discussion will be built into the last 10 minutes of the session to address audience questions that were submitted.