Remaining Union Free — Keys to Protecting Your Business
Unionization efforts don’t automatically lead to a workforce unionizing. Learn how to respond to such efforts and the legal ways employers can contest them
Union organizing and certification can happen unexpectedly, have an extraordinary impact on your business and, if not addressed lawfully, create significant liability for your organization.
Don’t be caught off-guard by union organizing in your workplace! A prepared, thought-out plan that stay within legal guidelines can be effective in avoiding the unionization of your workforce.
In this webinar you will learn the following:
• What’s new in union organizing
• Yes! You can respond. An employer’s right to speak and how to communicate without breaking the law
• An Application for Certification has landed on your desk — what to do right now!
• Remaining union free — keys to a successful campaign
PRESENTERS: Sundeep Gokhale and Heather Robson, Sherrard Kuzz LLP
Sundeep Gokhale is a lawyer with Sherrard Kuzz LLP in Toronto, whose practice is focused on the representation of management in many areas of employment and labour law with particular emphasis on labour relations, positive employee relations, collective bargaining, employment law, human rights and responding to union organizing and applications for certification. Sundeep frequently leads webinars and speaks on a variety of topics related to his practice. He is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, Ontario Bar Association, South Asian Bar Association (Toronto Chapter) and the Law Society of Upper Canada. He also teaches employment and labour law at Conestoga College.
Heather Robson also practices with Sherrard Kuzz LLP in Toronto, focused on the representation of management in many areas of employment and labour law including collective bargaining, employee relations, employment standards, management training, and Ontario Labour Relations Board proceedings. Heather regularly publishes and speaks on a variety of topics related to her practice, and teaches employment law at Conestoga College. She is a member of the Canadian Bar Association, Ontario Bar Association and the Law Society of Upper Canada.
*Please note, this webinar is available for viewing for 7 days from date of enrollment.