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Atlantic Canada Human Rights & Labour Law Conference

May 9 - 10, 2018
The Delta Halifax


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Wednesday, May 9, 2018


Registration and Breakfast 7:45 AM - 8:45 AM  
Introductory remarks by Co-Chairs 8:45 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 1


Major Caselaw and Legislative Update: Family status, privacy, damage awards, and more

9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

BREAK (with refreshments)

11:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Wednesday, May 9, 2018


Registration and Breakfast 7:45 AM - 8:45 AM  
Introductory remarks by Co-Chairs 8:45 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 2


Combating Racialization at Work

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

NETWORKING LUNCH

12:15 PM - 1:15 PM

Wednesday, May 9, 2018


Registration and Breakfast 7:45 AM - 8:45 AM  
Introductory remarks by Co-Chairs 8:45 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 3


Elk Valley and Disability-Related Misconduct: Did the Supreme Court get it right?

1:15 PM - 2:30 PM

BREAK (with refreshments)

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Wednesday, May 9, 2018


Registration and Breakfast 7:45 AM - 8:45 AM  
Introductory remarks by Co-Chairs 8:45 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 4


At the Breaking Point: Practical strategies for dealing with workplace stress

2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

END OF DAY ONE

4:00 PM

NETWORKING RECEPTION

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Thursday, May 10, 2018


Breakfast 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 5


Sick Leave and Return to Work: Tackling credibility, self-reporting, and other thorny issues

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

BREAK (with refreshments)

10:15 AM - 10:45 AM

Thursday, May 10, 2018


Breakfast 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 6


Recent Discharge Cases: Cause, incompetence, and undue hardship

10:45 AM - 12:00 PM

NETWORKING LUNCH

12:00 PM - 1:30 PM

Thursday, May 10, 2018


Breakfast 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 7


A Medical Expert Clears the Smoke: Interactive session on cannabis in the workplace

1:30 PM - 2:30 PM

BREAK (with refreshments)

2:30 PM - 2:45 PM

Thursday, May 10, 2018


Breakfast 8:00 AM - 9:00 AM  


Panel 8


Lightning Law: Quick rulings by arbitrators

2:45 PM - 4:00 PM

CONFERENCE ENDS

4:00 PM

Keynote Speakers


Tuesday, May 8, 2018



Advocacy at Arbitration: A winning guide to preparing and presenting cases

9:00 AM - 4:00 PM



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