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2021, The Year in Review: Federal Sector

2021, The Year in Review Webinar Series
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Overview

Employers across the federal sector continue to adapt their businesses and workplaces in response to the ongoing pandemic and legislative reforms. With the recent federal election, even more changes are expected on the horizon. In this "2021, The Year in Review: Federal Sector", we will be joined by Derrick Hynes, President of FETCO, as we recap the most significant legal changes to the federal employment and labour landscape and provide our insights on what lies ahead.

Specific topics include:

  • Mandatory vaccination policies and legal considerations in the federal sector
  • Key labour and employment aspects of the Liberal Party’s platform, including 10 days of paid leave and anti-replacement worker legislation
  • The new Pay Equity Act and recent guidance from the Commissioner
  • Proposed new French language requirements for the private sector
  • The new National Day for Truth and Reconciliation
  • The Modern Slavery Act
  • The anticipated taskforce review of the Employment Equity Act
  • Noteworthy case law from 2021

Agenda

  • 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm ET / 11:00 am - 12:30 pm PT - Presentation and Q&A

Other webinars in the series

All of the webinars in the "2021, The Year in Review" series are only available in English.

Materials and Webinar Recording: If you are unable to attend the webinar but wish to receive the materials and webinar recording after, please click the "Materials and Webinar Recording" option at bottom of this page.

1.5Hours Available Via Webinar
Note: This programme contains 1.5 hours of Substantive content for the purposes of the Law Society of Ontario's annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements.
This programme contains 1.5 hours of accredited content for the purposes of the Law Society of British Columbia’s annual Continuing Professional Development (CPD) requirements. The session has been loaded as part of a series, titled Fasken’s Year in Review Webinar Series – November 2021 and will be available for claiming through the LSBC CPD website as of November 23, 2021.
A confirmation of participation will be sent to you for your continuing education hours with the Barreau du Québec.
For CPD/CLE in other jurisdictions, please contact your local Law Society.

Event contact

Andrea Tulloch Marketing Events Specialist +1 416 868 3329

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