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Lorenzo Lisi
Partner Aird & Berlis LLP
Lisa Cabel
Partner Norton Rose Fulbright
Matthew Certosimo
Partner Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
Erin Kuzz
Partner Sherrard Kuzz LLP
Meaghen Russell
Partner Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti, LLP
Holly Reid
Partner Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP
Lorna Cuthbert
Partner Stikeman Elliot LLP
Muneeza Sheikh
Partner Levitt LLP
Karen Bock
Partner DLA Piper
Stephen Shore
Stephen Shore Partner, Ogletree Deakins International LLP
Stéphanie Clément
Senior Trainer Banyan Work Health Solutions Inc.
Dawn Yearwood
Vice President Operations at Acclaim Ability Management Inc.

Special Offer


The Employment Law for HR Managers Masterclass focuses on the legal issues that are proving the most challenging and complex for HR practitioners and business managers. The program is presented by experts from Toronto’s top law firms, who will provide valuable insight into a number of topics with a focus on recent cases and court decisions.



  • Understand your legal obligations when dealing with workplace mental health issues
  • Receive an update on the legalities of drugs in the workplace
  • Learn how to draft enforceable termination clauses
  • Hear about recent developments on accommodation and disabilities in the workplace
  • Discuss the delicate balance between empathy and risk mitigation when managing mentally ill employees


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Human Resources Director magazine (HRD) is Canada’s leading HR publication for the most senior HR professionals and top corporate decision-makers. Every issue features aspirational cover stories and best-practice content; profiles and interviews with HR leaders worldwide and regular business strategy content and special reports to help HR professionals get ahead in their career.


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The Employment Law Masterclass has been pre-approved for 6 CPD hours by the HRPA.


This program may be eligible toward the Law Society of Upper Canada’s CPD Requirements as substantive hours.

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Karen Tan
Event Coordinator

P: +1 416 644 8740 ext. 278

E: karen.tan@keymedia.com


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