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Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace - Human Rights Conference


Date: September 16, 2016
Time: 8:30 AM - 5:00 PM
Location: St. Andrew's Club & Conference Centre
150 King Street West
27th Floor
Toronto, ON
M5H 1J9
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Cost: Professional... $672.35 (taxes included)
TORONTO, St. Andrew's Club & Conference Centre, St. Andrew's Hall, 150 KIng Street West, 27th Floor, Toronto, ON, M5H 1J9
Friday, September 16, 2016 - 8:30 am to 5:00 pm
Rooms are available at the Grand Hotel & Suites at 225 Jarvis Street, Toronto, ON, M5B 2C1 for the rate of $199+tax/night.  P
lease call before August 25, 2016 at 1-877-32-GRAND and indicate QUEENSLAWSEPT2016
Regular - $595+tax
Student - $44.25+tax


Opening Keynote:  Rethinking Equal Opportunity

• Professor Denis Réaume, University of Toronto Faculty of Law  


Reconciling Freedom of Religion with Other Rights in the Contemporary Workplace
Chair:  Manoj Dias-Abey,
Postdoctoral Fellow, CLCW, Kingston

• Professor Dwight Newman, University of Saskatchewan College of Law
• Professor Vrinda Narain, Faculty of Law, McGill University
• Professor Louis-Philippe Lampron, Faculté de Droit, Université de Laval
• Commentator:  Mr. Doug Elliot, Cambridge Partners, Toronto


Family Status 
Chair:  Elizabeth Shilton, Senior Fellow, CLCW, Toronto

• Professor Donna Lero, Jarislowsky Chair in Families and Work, Centre for Families, Work and Well-Being, University of Guelph
• Professor Stephanie Bernstein, Département des sciences Juridiques, Université du Québec à Montréal
• Commentator:  Mr. Andrew Pinto, Pinto Wray James LLP, Toronto


Luncheon Keynote Address with Mr. Hassan Yussuff, President, Canadian Labour Congress, Ottawa


Mental Ill Health - Facing the Challenges to Workplace Inclusion
Chair:  Kevin Banks,
Director & Associate Professor, CLCW, Kingston

• Ms. Veerle Miranda, Policy Analyst, Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, and co-author of Fit Mind, Fit Job (OECD, 2015)
• Professor Katherine Lippel, Faculty of Law, University of Ottawa
• Commentators:  Ms. Susan Ursel, Ursel Phillips Fellows Hopkinson, Toronto
                               Mr. Andrew Zabrovsky, Hicks Morley, Toronto


Remedies for Workplace Human Rights Violations
Chair:  Susan Stewart,
Pax Dispute Resolution Ltd., Toronto

• Professor Michelle Flaherty, University of Ottawa
• Professor Emeritus Dianne Pothier, Faculty of Law, Dalhousie University
• Commentator:  Ms. Nitya Iyer, Lovett Westamacott, Vancouver  


RSVP By: Sep 15, 2016

For more information, please contact:

Natalie Moniz-Henne
Telephone: 613-533-6000 ext. 79599
Fax: 613-533-6509
Email: clcw@queensu.ca

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Cancellation Policy: Cancellation received in writing prior to August 25, 2016 will receive a full refund. No refunds will be given after August 25, 2016. There will be no refunds for “no-show” registrants. For more information, please contact Natalie Moniz-Henne at 613-533-6000 ext. 79599 or by e-mail at clcw@queensu.ca

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