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Labour and Employment Symposium 2018

December 04, 2018

8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
World Exchange Plaza 100 Queen Street, Ste. 1300 Ottawa, ON, Canada K1P 1J9

You’re invited to join the Labour & Employment Group of Borden Ladner Gervais LLP for the 2018 Ottawa Labour and Employment Law Symposium.


1. Employment Law Update: What a Difference a Year Makes!

  • Bill 148 and Bill 47: Where we are at and what is to come
  • New government, new priorities, new questions: Changes to be aware of with our new provincial government
  • Other cases and developments of note

Speaker: Bethan Dinning

2. Leaves and Flexible Work Arrangements: Does Anybody Even Work Here Anymore?

  • The ever increasing number of statutory leaves
  • Tele-work and other flexible arrangements
  • Dealing with all of the medical notes you get

Speaker: Stephen Shaddock

3. Terminations, Just Cause and Reasonable Notice: Avoiding an expensive “break-up”

  • New trends in the case law that you need to know about
  • Is anything just cause anymore?
  • How to handle “special” cases

Speaker: Odessa O’Dell

4. Human Rights Update: Just When You Think You’ve Seen it All….

  • Recent cases of interest and importance for your organization
  • Human rights in the #MeToo workplace
  • New and developing areas such as mental health and cannabis

Speaker: Dan Palayew

Available by WebEx

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Kyra Whale at [email protected].

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