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The Federal Pay Equity Regulations: Employer Roadmap and Q&A with an Employment Lawyer

  • October 20
  • 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm

 

The Federal Pay Equity Regulations: Employer Roadmap and Q&A with an employment lawyer

OCTOBER 20th, 2021 – 12:00 – 1:30 EST 

As of August 31st, 2021, federally regulated employers with 10 or more employees are now subject to the Pay Equity Act and its Regulations. This legislation requires employers to take proactive steps towards eliminating wage gaps between men and women in the workplace – ensuring equal pay for work of equal value. New rules will require employers to meet a series of new obligations over the next three years – most of which will centre around the creation and implementation of a pay equity plan. Is your workplace ready?

For employers and HR professionals looking for more information on how to meet their new regulatory obligations, join Trucking HR Canada and employment lawyer Miguel Mangalindan (Partner at Monkhouse Law) as we review some of the most pressing issues surrounding this high-profile agenda. This informational webinar will provide the opportunity to learn more about key employer requirements, including how to follow the steps of the pay equity process and more. Topics will include:

  • What is the Pay Equity Act and what does it aim to achieve?
  • Employer obligations and key steps in the pay equity process
  • Compliance timelines
  • How compliance and enforcement works under the Pay Equity Act
  • Best practices and practical recommendations on implementing pay equity

Those who register for this webinar will have an opportunity to submit their questions to our team in advance. In the second half of this webinar, Miguel will provide answers and insights, allowing employers to speak with an expert on the topic. Note that any advance questions must be submitted by October 13th, 2021 – however, the webinar will also include some time for some on-the-spot Q&A. Submit all pay equity questions to Marisha Tardif at: [email protected]

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About Miguel Mangalindan: Toronto employment lawyer Miguel Mangalindan is a Partner with Monkhouse Law. He represents both employers and employees as they navigate the unique legal issues of the workplace.  Miguel has appeared as counsel before several levels of court in Ontario including the Divisional Court and Superior Court.  He has also represented clients before the Human Rights Tribunal of OntarioOntario Labour Relations Board, and Employment and Social Development Canada. Miguel is on the executive of the Ontario Bar Association – Labour and Employment Law section in the position of Continuing Professional Development Co-Coordinator.

About Marisha Tardif: Marisha Tardif is a Senior Analyst at Trucking HR Canada. She provides technical analysis and oversight pertaining to Canada Labour Code changes and enhancements, advising industry stakeholders as required. As project manager on THRC’s Anti-harassment Training for the Trucking Industry initiative, Marisha provides research, review, assistance, and oversight in this area of work. She has also served as a technical advisor with the Pay Equity division of the Canadian Human Rights Commission. 

 

 

 

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