Special Lectures 2012: Employment Law and the New Workplace in the Social Media Age (Two-Day Program)

Date

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 & Thursday, April 26, 2012

Location

Metro Toronto Convention Centre, South Building

CPD Hours*

11 h Substantive
1 h Professionalism

Chair(s)

Janice Rubin
Rubin Thomlinson LLP

Philip Wilson, Vice President, Human Resources and Business Development Eastern & Northern Ontario
Felix Global Corp.

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Description

The Law Society of Upper Canada is proud to continue the tradition of our Special Lectures in 2012 with a new interdisciplinary legal, human resources, and technology program that examines employment law in the context of the wired social media age.

Lawyers, human resources professionals, and technology, security, and social media experts will provide you with practical advice and insights on how to advise clients on matters related to the new workplace. A light lunch will be included.

Special Hotel Rate for Attendees
The Law Society has arranged a special nightly rate for hotel accommodations at the InterContinental Toronto Centre, only minutes from the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. To make a reservation, please visit the following link: https://resweb.passkey.com/go/lsucapril2012. Alternatively, you can call 1-800-235-4670 for reservations and ask for group code LSU or for Law Society of Upper Canada.

Human Resources Professionals Association
This program has been approved in its entirety for Human Resources Professionals Association recertification credit (16.5 points).


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Presenters

Day 1

Ari Blicker, Director, Student & Associate Programs, Aird & Berlis LLP

Ruth Clark, Global Talent Director, Hill + Knowlton Strategies

Mary Beth Currie, Bennett Jones LLP

Meghan Ferguson, Barrister and Solicitor

Patrick Flaherty, Torys LLP

Melany Franklin, YMCA of Greater Toronto

Rhonda Jansen, Senior Counsel, Human Resources Law, The Toronto Dominion Bank

Steven Kahansky, The TDL Group Corp Legal Department

Lorenzo Lisi, Aird & Berlis LLP

Chris Mathers, chrismathers inc.

Rusty McLay, Chief Administrative Officer and General Counsel, Conestoga College Institute of

Adrian Ott, CEO, Exponential Edge Inc.

Laurie Pawlitza, Torkin Manes LLP

Catherine Peters, Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP

Katherine Pollock, Fasken Martineau Dumoulin LLP

Melanie Reist, Morrison Reist

Janice Rubin, Rubin Thomlinson LLP

Stuart Rudner, Rudner MacDonald LLP

Jonathan Shime, Cooper, Sandler, Shime & Bergman LLP

Barry Sookman, McCarthy Tétrault LLP

Daniel Tobok, President, Digital Wyzdom

Philip Wilson, Vice President, Human Resources and Business Development Eastern & Northern Ontario, Felix Global Corp.

Andrea York, Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

Day 2

Andrew Bernstein, Torys LLP

Nicole Black, Of Counsel Fiandach & Fiandach

Mark Crestohl, Associate Vice-President, Human Resources, Accenture

Lorna Cuthbert, Stikeman Elliott LLP

Denis Ellickson, CaleyWray

Jennifer Fantini, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Melany Franklin, YMCA of Greater Toronto

Anne Gallop, Norton Rose Canada LLP

Jeffrey Goodman, Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP

Rhonda Jansen, Senior Counsel, Human Resources Law, The Toronto Dominion Bank

Bernice Karn

Paul Le Vay, C.S., Stockwoods LLP

Jonathan Maier, Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP

Renee Mattei Myers, Esq., Eckert Seamans Cherin & Mellott

John O'Reilly, Vice-President and Legal Counsel, Loblaw Companies Limited

Andrew Pinto, Pinto Wray James LLP

Melanie Reist, Morrison Reist

Janice Rubin, Rubin Thomlinson LLP

Michael Smith, Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

Lisa Stam, Koldorf Stam LLP

Christine Thomlinson, Rubin Thomlinson LLP

Daniel Tobok, President, Digital Wyzdom

Philip Wilson, Vice President, Human Resources and Business Development Eastern & Northern Ontario, Felix Global Corp.

Additional Information

Hardcopy materials must be ordered in advance. If attending in person, you may place your order at the program for the registrant price of $35 plus applicable taxes. This pricing is only available up to the day of the program. Hardcopy materials purchases will be shipped after the program.

No materials will be available after the program.

This program will be available on demand to both in-person and live webcast registrants, generally within 10 business days after the program.

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Special Lectures 2012: Employment Law and the New Workplace in the Social Media Age (Two-Day Program)

Wednesday, April 25, 2012 & Thursday, April 26, 2012

CPD Hours: 11 h Substantive  /  1 h Professionalism

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