Sault Ste Marie Chamber Of Commerce

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HRPA Algoma Chapter Dinner Presentation - Employment Law: Human Rights Law

Starts: 2017-04-20 Ends: 2017-04-20

Join the Human Resource Professionals Association - Algoma Chapter for dinner on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at 5:00pm to 7:30pm for a presentation on Employment Law - Human Rights Law with Jonquille Pak from Whitten & Lublin.

Jonquille is a partner at Whitten & Lublin. For many years, she worked at one of Canada's top full service law firms advising many of its large corporate clients on employment and labour issues in a wide variety of sectors, including manufacturing, commercial, education, financial services, health care, telecommunications and media. It is Jonquille's vast experience as a lawyer for management that also allows her to understand how to win when hired by employee clients.

Jonquille has appeared as co-counsel and lead counsel before various tribunals and courts, including the Ontario Superior Court, the Federal Court, the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal, the Canadian Human Rights Tribunal, and the Workplace Safety and Insurance Board.

Jonquille is no stranger to unionized workplaces and has exclusively represented and advised employers with regard to a variety of union issues, including grievance arbitration proceedings, interest arbitration proceedings, Ontario Labour Board proceedings, collective agreement interpretation and collective bargaining. 

She also specializes in business immigration and mobility, assisting both companies and foreign workers with regard to work permits, intra-company transfers, business visitors, and labour market opinions. 

A firm believer that an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, Jonquille provides strategic pro-active advice to clients to avoid costly and unnecessary litigation down the road.

Location: Gliss Steak & Seafood - Bay South, 180 Bay Street., Sault Ste Marie, ON

Price: $10.00 for Members and $20.00 for Non-Members

The Menu Option for this Event is:

Pick 3 (PLATED) 

  • 10oz AAA Angus NY Strip Served with a Twice Baked Potato
  • Stuffed Chicken Served with Mashed Potatoes OR Roasted Potatoes
  • Salmon (Choice of Maple Blueberry, Seafood Stuffed or Mediterranean Stuffed) Served with Risotto Cakes

All Entrées come with Fresh Vegetables, House Salad OR Caesar Salad (Served Family Style), your choice of Assorted Desserts OR Apple Crumble and Coffee/Tea or Soft Drink. 

his program has been pre-approved for 2.0 CPD hours.