Windsor: PD Event - The Ultimate Employment Contract


Date and Time

Starts:09/16/2021 12:00 PM

Ends:09/16/2021 1:30 PM

Event Type: Webcast

1.5 CPD Hour(s)

Location:
ON24

Price:

HRPA Members: Free or Optional $5 Donation | Non-Members: $30

Availability

Additional Information

Event Sponsor


Jennifer Costin and Liam Ledgerwood of Siskinds, LLP will provide human resources professionals with an overview of the frequently neglected terms and conditions that organizations should consider including in their employment contracts.

Agenda:

12:00 PM - Welcome and Introductions

12:05 PM - Speaker Presentation

1:30 PM - Event Concludes

Registration Closes: September 15, 2021 at 8:00 AM.

Registration Difficulties or Questions? Please reach out to our Chapter Experience Coordinator Bobbi-Lyn Smith at BLSmith@hrpa.ca

Learning Objectives:

The speakers will describe the importance of using up-to-date and carefully prepared written employment agreements, review uncommon terms of employment agreements that could be used by HR professionals on a case by case basis as well as review common issues/shortcomings in standard terms of employment contracts and how to fix them. 

Learning & Giving Back!  As suggested by HRPA members and as part of our commitment to corporate social responsibility, HRPA has identified Indspire and Black Youth Helpline as recommended charities. Should you wish to support please select the $5 donation option upon checkout. Thank you!

Speaker bio(s)
Jennifer Costin

Jennifer is a partner at Siskinds Law Firm's London office and practices exclusively in the area of management-side labour and employment law. In this role, Jennifer advises organizations on matters related to hiring, discipline, human rights issues and particularly accommodation, policies, procedures, terminations, wrongful dismissal lawsuits, grievance and arbitration matters and administrative complaints. Jennifer has extensive experience in conducting workplace investigations related to harassment, bullying, violence, theft and breaches of policies. Jennifer is attuned to clients' needs and goals and works with employers to craft the best approach to workplace issues. Jennifer works as a business partner to her corporate clients, identifying legal issues as early as possible and working with the client to find the strategy to address those issues that best suits their needs.


Liam Ledgerwood

Liam J. Ledgerwood is an associate with our labour and employment group and provides a wide range of practical and creative solutions for employers. In this role, Liam provides both effective advocacy before courts and administrative tribunals and pragmatic day-to-day advice to employers. Prior to joining the labour and employment group, Liam received his Juris Doctor from Western University's Faculty of Law and articled with Siskinds.