Notable and Newsworthy: Major caselaw and legislative developments
Federal Public Sector Labour Relations and Employment Board (FPSLREB)
Canadian Union of Public Employees (CUPE)
In this session, experts will examine recent significant developments in labour law. Panelists will address the latest cases on government intervention in collective bargaining, lessons to be learned from emerging jurisprudence on COVID-19 policies, and perennial issues such as privacy, discipline, and discrimination, harassment, and accommodation. The panel will also examine legislative updates including Canada’s ratification of the ILO Violence and Harassment Convention, 2019, and legislation dealing with forced labour. Final selection of topics will take place in the weeks leading up to the conference, ensuring coverage of the latest and most newsworthy developments.