June 18: Introduction to Employment Law and the Workplace, Sudbury

When: Monday, June 18, 2018, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.

Where: Valley East Public Library and Citizen Service Centre4100 Elmview Drive, Hanmer, ON

This is a discussion of the basics of the employment relationship, employment contracts, rights and responsibilities of employers and employees, and recent changes to employment law.

June 07, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Bar Association (OBA)

June 10 - June 23: Pride Toronto Human Rights Panels

When: Dates in June beginning June 10 and ending June 23, 2018

Where: Various venues in Toronto

CBC Toronto is a sponsor of this year's Pride Toronto Human Rights Panels, a series of conversations throughout the month. 

June 04, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

June 5: Access Awareness 2018

When: Tuesday, June 5, 2018. 4 p.m. - 6 p.m., Panel; 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m., Reception

Where: Osgoode Hall, Lamont Learning Centre, 130 Queen St. W., Toronto (University Avenue and Queen Street West). Osgoode Station on the University Subway line is the closest wheelchair accessible subway station.

Join ARCH Disability Law Centre and the Law Society of Ontario for a discussion about privacy rights and disability.

May 31, 2018
Article source:
ARCH Disability Law Centre

June 14: End Unjust HIV Criminalization: A Community Dialogue

When: Thursday, June 14, 2018, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. ET

Join activists—people living with HIV, community organizations and human rights advocates—for a community dialogue about where the struggle goes from here.

May 29, 2018
Article source:
Canadian HIV/AIDS Legal Network

June 19: Taking it local Timmins: An update on human rights

When: Tuesday, June 19, 2018, 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Where: McIntyre Community Centre, 85 McIntyre Road, Timmins, Ontario P4N 8R8 

The Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC) and the City of Timmins invite you to join them at Taking it local: An update on human rights. 

May 28, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC)

May 31 and June 1: Injured Workers' Day Rally and Events

When: Thursday, May 31, and Friday, June 1, 2018

Where: Queen's Park

You are invited to join the overnight vigil on Thursday, May 31, and the rally on Friday, June 1, both at Queen's Park.

May 25, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Network of Injured Workers' Groups

Family Law Disputes in Ontario: Court is Only the Tip of the Iceberg - May 23, 2018

When: May 23, 2018

Where: Newmarket Library : 438 Park Avenue, Newmarket, L3Y 1W1 · Newmarket, ON

Registration link here

The Ontario Bar Association is sponsoring a "Meet up" on May 23, 2018 featuring Family Lawyer and Mediator Sina Hariri as he explores family law disputes from the lens of the court system, the lesser known alternatives to court and the many supports available to parties going through separation or divorce.

May 18, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Bar Association (OBA)

May 22: Learn about Wills, Trusts, Powers of Attorney and Estate Administration, Kingston

Where: Calvin Park Branch, Kingston Frontenac Public Library, 88 Wright Crescent, Kingston, ON

May 17, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Bar Association (OBA)

May 22: What is Collaborative Practice in Family Law and how can it work for you? Lively, ON

When: Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 6 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Where: Earl Mumford Branch, Lively Public Library and Citizen Service Centre, 15 Kin Drive, Unit A, Lively, ON

This is a presentation on family law and options available for separating spouses, including a detailed overview and discussion regarding the collaborative practice process.

May 16, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Bar Association (OBA)

May 22 & 23: Racial Justice Forum: Lead the Change


  • Tuesday, May 22, 2018, 6 p.m.: Keynote, plenary, reception
  • Wednesday, May 23, 2018, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Where: Faculty of Law, University of Toronto, 78 Queens Park, Toronto, ON M5S 1K7

This Colour of Poverty - Colour of Change forum will focus on past wins, present campaigns, and future challenges.

May 14, 2018
Article source:
Colour of Poverty - Colour of Change