12th Edition Western Labour and Employee Relations Forum

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Report Code: HRP16058.   January, 2016  |   Vancouver, BC

ARTICLE 1: Downsizing: Managing  Relationships in the Face of Changing Economic Conditions

Eleni Kassaris
Partner
Blake, Cassels & Graydon LLP

ARTICLE 2: Technology and Social Media in the Workplace: Know Your Rights and Responsibilities

Craig Bavis
Partner
Victory Square Law Office LLP

Steve Winder
Partner
Borden Ladner Gervais LLP

ARTICLE 3: Buried Under? The new world of the Labour Market Impact Assessment and the Legacy of the HD Mining Case

Aleksander (Alex) Stojicevic
Partner
Maynard Kischer Stojicevic

ARTICLE 4: Restrictions Imposed on Collective Bargaining (Best Practices to Avoid Legal Pitfalls)

Diane MacDonald
Legal Counsel
BC Teachers’ Federation

ARTICLE 5: Avoiding Trouble at the Bargaining Table – “Know when to hold them, and know when to fold them…”

Keith J. Murray
Partner
Mathews, Dinsdale & Clark LLP

ARTICLE 6: Constructive & Productive – Employer & Union Relations  – Vital to Our Success

Twyla Hurley
Director, Corporate Strategic Labour Relations
Canfor Pulp Ltd.

Jon Hawkins
National Representative
Unifor

ARTICLE 7: Productivity Enhancement Through Constructive
Employer-Union-Employee Relationships

Ana Lopez
Vice President, Human Resources
TransLink

ARTICLE 8: Discrimination, Bullying and Harassment in the Workplace:
Three Perspectives

William Clements
Partner
Koskie Glavin Gordon

Tanya Houghton
Manager, Client Services
WorkSafeBC

Michael R. Kilgallin
Partner
Roper Greyell LLP

ARTICLE 9: Updates on Disclosure Laws: Latest on Drug-Testing and Other Laws Dealing with Personal and Medical Information

Preston Parsons
Associate
Overholt Law

Allison Tremblay
Associate
Victory Square Law Office LLP

ARTICLE 10: Beyond the Label:  Rethinking Workplace Substance Use Policies

Jonathan Chapnick
Legal Counsel
Hospital Employees’ Union

ARTICLE 11: Accommodating Addiction and Mental Illnesses:  Role of Unions and Management

Ryan Copeland
Associate
Roper Greyell LLP

ARTICLE 12: Addiction Overview

Dr. Christy Sutherland
Family Doctor and Physician
St. Paul’s Hospital Goldcorp Fellowship in Addiction Medicine

ARTICLE 13: Disabilities and Return to Work Policies Distinguishing Between the Duty to Accommodate and Undue Hardship

Jennifer Glougie
Associate
Banister & Company

Alfred Kempf
Partner
Pushor Mitchell LLP

ARTICLE 14: Workplace Investigations:  Tips and Tools for Getting Things Straight – The Union Perspective

Michelle Blendell
Associate
Black Gropper

ARTICLE 15: Workplace Investigations:  Tips and Tools for Getting Things Straight (Employer Responsibilities)

Jillian Frank
Partner
Dentons

ARTICLE 16: Workplace Bullying and Harassment

Shawn Mitton
Regional Prevention Manager
WorkSafeBC

ARTICLE 17: Contractual Disputes: Uncovering Grey Areas

Dianne D. Rideout
Partner
Harris and Company LLP