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Dec 12, 2018: 09:00 - 10:00

Sexual Harassment in the Workplace: How to Prevent it and How to Handle Allegations Like a Professional

CPD for HRPA and CHRP Members: 1 Hour

Meghan A. Cowan, Don Jack and Pamela Miehls

Your company’s reputation is a valuable asset. In the era of the #MeToo movement, increasing numbers of Canadian workplaces must manage allegations of harassment and sexual misconduct. These allegations can arise even in workplaces where appropriate policies are in place. In a world where reputation is key, knowing how to deal with a sexual harassment scandal is paramount and organizations must protect themselves from a legal and public relations perspective. Join our panel of experts to learn the steps employers should take to deal with the aftermath of sexual harassment allegations.

Topics include:

  • Creating a safe work environment and employer obligations
  • The importance of workplace policies to prevent sexual harassment
  • Steps organizations should take if sexual harassment occurs
  • Using mediation/arbitration to resolve sexual harassment claims
  • Managing organizational reputation in the wake of sexual harassment allegations


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

External Speakers:

Melissa Cable-Cibula - VP of Corporate Communications, NATIONAL
Jane Taber - VP of Public Affairs, NATIONAL

A link to the archived material and CPD information will be emailed to registrants one week following the webinar. Please note that we do not provide CPD certificates as hours are self-reported.

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