9th Human Rights Summit


Wednesday, December 2, 2020 (9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.)

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CPD Hour(s)*
5 h Substantive
30 m Professionalism
30 m EDI Professionalism

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  • Shana French
    Sherrard Kuzz LLP
  • Rani Khan
    Human Rights Legal Support Centre

The developments and implications in human rights issues are evolving rapidly this year, and they continue to change every week. How can you keep up to date? Whether you are a lawyer or a paralegal, this program provides you with what you need to know about human rights relating to the pandemic, to government agencies’ interactions with individuals, and much more. Leading practitioners, arbitrators, and human rights workers address critical substantive, procedural, and ethical issues in interactive, fast-paced panel discussions.

  • Get updated on the latest Tribunal practice issues, including online hearings
  • Consider how to resolve conflicts between human rights and pandemic safety issues
  • Learn about the impact of Black Lives Matter including the Commission’s deputation on police reform​


  • Shana FrenchSherrard Kuzz LLP
  • Rani KhanHuman Rights Legal Support Centre
  • Rishi BandhuBandhu Law PC
  • Melissa MarkCounselHuman Rights Legal Support Centre
  • Jessica ConnellMemberHuman Rights Tribunal of Ontario
  • Ellen LowEllen Low Employment Law
  • Siobhan O’BrienHicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP
  • Andrea WobickUrsel Phillips Fellows Hopkinson LLP
  • Lisa AminBarrister & Solicitor
  • Priya SarinSherrard Kuzz LLP
  • Dianne JozefackiHicks Morley Hamilton Stewart Storie LLP
  • Wassim GarzouziRaven, Cameron, Ballantyne & Yazbeck LLP
  • Melissa Snider-Adler, MD, CCFP, MRO (AAMRO), DABAMChief Medical Review OfficerDriverCheck Inc.
  • Roger LoveActing Legal CounselOntario Human Rights Commission
  • Joshua Sealy-HarringtonPower Law
  • Tamara KronisAssociate ChairHuman Rights Tribunal of Ontario
  • Marsha LindsayVice-President General Counsel and Corporate SecretaryLoblaw Companies Limited
  • Jacqueline BecklesSenior Legal CounselDepartment of Justice Canada

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