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  • September 15, 2011 10:38 am

    Workplace Safety and Insurance Case Law Update

    The Ontario Bar Association is hosting a session on October 5th to review important caselaw over the past year.  It gives a worker and employer perspective and may be of interest to worker advocates.      


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    OBA WORKERS’ COMPENSATION LAW SECTION

    Workplace Safety and Insurance Case Law Update
    October 5, 2011

    This year our section plans to have several informative programs. Our first of the year will be an evening program focusing on recent case law. The challenge of keeping up with new decisions is one all practitioners face. Join your colleagues and listen to our speakers as they review recent jurisprudence.

    Date: Wednesday, October 5, 2011 Location: The Conference Centre at the OBA
    200-20 Toronto Street | Toronto ON M5C 2B8 Agenda: 5:30 pm Registration & Cash Bar
    6:00 pm Served Dinner
    7:00pm Program followed by Q & A period

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    CHAIR
    John Bartolomeo,
    Toronto Workers’ Health and Safety Legal Clinic

    SPEAKERS
    Kevin M. Brown, Office of the Worker Adviser
    Elizabeth Kosmidis, Hicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP


  • August 13, 2011 8:32 pm

    Work Reintegration/NEER Policies

    Six new Work Reintegration operational policies and NEER policy that took effect on July 15, 2011.