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How to Navigate Human Rights Issues Relevant in Today's Workplace

February 06, 2018

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Twenty Toronto Street Conferences and Events
20 Toronto Street 2nd Floor Toronto, Ontario, Canada M5C 2B

Exploring the Evolving Definition of Disability and the Evidence to Support It

  • Faisal Bhabha, Osgoode Hall Law School
  • Michelle Henry, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Kerri Joffe, ARCH Disability Law Centre
  • Moderator: Richa Sandill, MacDonald & Associates

The definition of disability, as recognized by the Human Rights Tribunal, continues to evolve. Join us to unravel:

  • Emerging areas of disability, including mental health, gambling, addiction and more
  • From social science to medical evidence, what support should you put forward to make your case?
  • As an employer, what evidence can and should you request in considering accommodation requests?

Program Chairs

  • Kiran Kang,Goldblatt Partners LLP
  • Brooke Stewart,Davenport Law Group

Don't miss out the other events of the Ontario Bar Association’s Institute 2018:

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