Daryn Jeffries to Speak at OMHRA February Symposium
On February 26, 2021, Daryn Jeffries will be presenting a workshop regarding the impact of the Talos v Grand Erie District School Board decision on negotiating benefit entitlements for workers 65 years of age and older at the Ontario Municipal Human Resources Association’s February Symposium, to be held virtually. Click here for more information regarding the Symposium.
Anne Marie Heenan to Join Panel Discussion of Top 10 Workplace and Employment Law Considerations for 2021
On December 9, 2020, Anne Marie will be speaking at Canadian Lawyer’s webinar event, “Top 10 Workplace and Employment Law Considerations for Employers in 2021”. Anne Marie will be discussing diversity and anti-racism policies and training, health and safety considerations surrounding returning employees to work during a pandemic, and best practices for accommodating mental health in the workplace. Click here for further details regarding the conference and how to register.
Angela Rae to Co-Chair and Daryn Jeffries to Speak at Lancaster House Labour Arbitration and Policy Conference
Angela Rae will be co-chairing this year's Lancaster House Labour Arbitration and Policy Conference, to be held virtually on December 9 and December 15, 2020. On December 15, 2020, Daryn Jeffries will be joining a conference panel addressing the topic “Remote Work in the wake of COVID-19: Exploring accommodation, privacy, productivity, and other critical issues”. Click here for further details regarding the conference and how to register.
Anne Marie Heenan to Join Panel Discussion Regarding Vavilov Decision as Part of Queen's Law Online Workshop
On October 16, 2020, Anne Marie Heenan will be joining a panel discussing the impact of the Supreme Court of Canada’s decision in Canada (Minister of Citizenship and Immigration) v Vavilov on workplace law. Anne Marie will be discussing the potential effect of Vavilov on the provision of written reasons in labour-related adjudications. This workshop is hosted by the Queen’s Law Centre for Law in the Contemporary Workplace and will be held remotely via Zoom. Click here for further details regarding the program and how to register.
Lancaster House - Labour Relations Certificate Program
On August 11, 2020, Daryn Jeffries will be joining a panel discussing collective bargaining as part of Lancaster House’s virtual Labour Relations Certificate Program. Click here for further details regarding the program and how to register.
Carla Black will be a panelist at the Law Society of Ontario’s annual seminar The 6 Minute Labour Lawyer. Carla will be speaking on Employers’ Health and Safety Obligations on “re-opening”: The New Normal from the Employer’s Perspective. In light of the COVID-19 emergency, the program will be available as an on-demand audio program during the week of June 22. Click here for further details regarding the seminar and how to register. more >
Daryn Jeffries to Speak at OMHRA Spring Conference
On April 16, 2020, Daryn Jeffries will be presenting a workshop entitled “Applying the Prima Facie Test for Discrimination: Recent Lessons from the Law on Addiction and Culpable Conduct” at the Ontario Municipal Human Resources Association’s annual Spring Conference, to be held at Hilton Niagara Falls. Click here for further details regarding the Conference and how to register.
Rae Christen Jeffries LLP Named a 2020 Top Labour & Employment Boutique Firm
We are honoured to be recognized as one of Canadian Lawyer’s 2020 Top Labour & Employment Boutique Firms. This ranking is compiled using comprehensive peer reviews from senior lawyers, managing partners, and in-house counsel. We are humbled by this recognition and thank our clients, colleagues, and community.
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Frances Gallop and Angela Rae Profiled in YWCA Newsletter
Frances Gallop and Angela Rae were recently profiled in the fall edition of the YWCA Peterborough Haliburton newsletter - click here to access the publication and read the article.
Lancaster House - Bargaining in the Broader Public Sector Conference
Daryn Jeffries will be speaking on the second panel at Lancaster House’s 2019 Bargaining in the Broader Public Sector Conference on the topic, "Balancing the Budget, Reducing the Deficit? The role of government in bargaining”. This panel will take place between 10:45 AM - 12:00 PM on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. Click here for further details regarding the conference and how to register.