Alanna Twohey of Bird Richard

Please join presenter Alanna Twohey of Bird Richard for a discussion of the law governing embassies’ relationships with their locally-engaged staff.

The seminar will focus on protecting yourself from costly litigation brought by Canadian staff and, specifically, the following topics:

  • drafting employment contracts for locally-engaged staff;
  • state immunity and employment law obligations in Ontario; and
  • an update on recent decisions of Canadian courts and tribunals on these topics.

Seminar to be held on Thursday, October 22, 2015
at the Shaw Centre, 55 Colonel By Drive, Ottawa.

10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. – Presentation with Q & A to follow

Note: registration, networking and complimentary breakfast commence at 9:30 a.m.