In-depth insight on current human rights law issues
Tuesday, November 16, 2021 (9:00 am – 4:00 pm)
Tuesday, November 23, 2021 (9:00 am – 4:15 pm)
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Who should attend: all those who have an interest in human rights issues, including human resource professionals and employment, labour, and human rights lawyers
Learning level: Intermediate/Advanced
Human rights law goes beyond the scope of employment law practice and is constantly evolving. Over the course of two days, you will explore a comprehensive range of human rights law topics presented by diverse speakers. This conference will include the ever-popular annual case law update, judicial review update, and ethics fact patterns. You will walk away with a substantive look at current trends and practical issues to meet the increasingly complex and sophisticated matters arising in this area.
At this conference, you will:
- learn about the latest human rights cases before the BC HR Tribunal, BC Supreme Court, BC Court of Appeal, and Supreme Court of Canada
- find out about hot topics on COVID-19 and human rights law issues
- learn about best practices for dealing with microaggressions in the workplace
- discuss with senior counsel difficult ethical issues that human rights law practitioners face
Join us on Day 1, Day 2 or both days for a discussion of these important issues.
Law Society of BC CPD Hours: 10.75 hours (this course will contain a minimum of 2 hours pertaining to professional responsibility and ethics, client care and relations, and/or practice management)
Sandra F. Guarascio — Roper Greyell LLP, Vancouver
Lindsay Waddell — Moore Edgar Lyster LLP, Vancouver
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