Employees On-Line: What Employers Need to Know About Social Media and Workplace Law in Canada


2/24/2011
10:15 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
The TSX Broadcast Centre, The Exchange Tower, 130 King Street West (Street Level), Toronto

Co-presented by the Association of Corporate Counsel Ontario Chapter and WeirFoulds LLP

Program Description:
What are the legal implications for employers of their employees' web presence - through blogs, social networking sites or other forms of social media – and how can employers manage the risks of their employees' on-line activities? Using Canadian legislation and relevant case law as a basis for discussion, we will explore a number of key areas.

Panelists:
Nyree A. Embiricos, Counsel, Amex Bank of Canada
Rosanne Angotti, Chief Counsel, Kraft Canada Inc.
Peter L. Biro, Partner, WeirFoulds LLP

Facilitator:
Sanjeev Dhawan, Senior Counsel, Hydro One Networks Inc. and President of the Association of Corporate Counsel's Ontario Chapter

Hosted by WeirFoulds LLP at: Date and Time:
Thursday, February 24, 2011 @ The TSX Broadcast Centre, The Exchange Tower (Street Level), 130 King Street West, Toronto

Registration: 10:15 a.m. — 10:30 a.m. 
Session: 10:30 a.m. — Noon
Lunch: Noon — 1:30 p.m.

Cost: The presentation and lunch are open to in-house counsel only and is free of charge, but you must register to attend.

Please RSVP by Friday, February 18, 2011 to www.employeesonline.eventbrite.com.

For further inquiries please contact the Administrator, Association of Corporate Counsel Ontario Chapter at accontario.registrar@gmail.com.

*Accreditation for this program as been applied for from the Law Society of Upper Canada.