IBA Annual Employment and Discrimination Law Conference 2018

IBA Annual Employment and Discrimination Law Conference: Ethical Issues in Employment Law 

2-4 May 2018, Le Westin, Montreal, Canada

A conference co-presented by the IBA Employment and Industrial Relations Committee and the IBA Diversity and Equality Law Committee

The 2018 conference will cover a wide range of current and emerging employment and discrimination law issues, from both a regional and global perspective, and will provide excellent networking opportunities with lawyers from around the world.

Topics include:
  • Local laws, personal ethics and corporate standards
  • New immigration restrictions in developed nations and their impact on cross-border employment (especially in developing countries)
  • Freedom of expression and right to control employees’ activities
  • Strategies for when a top executive is accused of harassment
  • Global citizenship for multinational companies
  • Flexible workplaces, hours and lifestyles: What happened to the office?
  • GDPR & data privacy
  • Executives' compensation, transparency and pay gap
  • Outsourcing abroad
  • Stress, mental health and security measures at the workplace

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