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Jun 6, 2017: 09:00 - Oct 18, 2017: 10:00

Trending Labour and Employment Issues in the Automotive Parts Industry

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Michael F. Horvat and Lorenzo Lisi

Date: Tuesday, June 6, 2017
Time: 9:00 - 10:00 a.m. ET

With uncertainty surrounding trade agreements in the automotive sector, strikes and lockouts are worrisome possibilities for Canadian auto parts producers.

During this one-hour webinar, Aird & Berlis LLP’s labour law experts will discuss the importance of having your contingency plans in order and how you can minimize potential disruptions. Topics will include:

  • Hiring, Layoffs and Terminations
    • Drafting employment contracts? What you should include to deal with future layoffs/terminations.
    • Understanding the Employment Standards Act requirements for layoffs/terminations.
    • How can you mitigate the risk of constructive dismissal claims.
  • Navigating Your Legal Obligations
    • How to manage employee requests for accommodation based on family status.
    • What you need to know about accommodating transgender employees.
  • Labour Disruptions: Are You Prepared?
    • Should you seek injunctive relief? Understanding injunctions and picketing.
    • How to be prepared? The importance of having your contingency plans in order.

CPD for Lawyers: 1 Substantive Hour
CPD for HRPA and CHRP Members: 1 Hour

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