Meeting Program Materials

 

Participant Bios

 

Plenary 1:  Assessment of Damages in Labour Arbitration:  Comparison of US and Canadian Approaches

Abstract of Comparing General Damages Claims for Injury to Dignity in Employment in Ontario:  The Courts, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario and Arbitrators

Comparing General Damages Claims for Injury to Dignity in Employment in Ontario:  The Courts, the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario and Arbitrators

Remedies in Discharge Cases: The U.S. Approach

 

Plenary 2:  The Impact of Words in the Workplace – “We’ve Come a Long Way, Baby.  Or Have We?”

Implicit Bias and Gender: A Selected Bibliography, 2017

Implicit Gender Bias in the Legal Profession: An Empirical Study

 

Poster Session 1:  The Impact of Words in the Workplace:  Continuing the Conversation

Demarginalizing the Intersection of Race and Sex: A Black Feminist Critique of Antidiscrimination Doctrine, Feminist Theory and Antiracist Politics

Microaggression Theory: A Selected Bibliography, 2017

The Impact of Words

 

Poster Session 2:  Class Action Waivers in Arbitration

Background on Class Action Waivers in Arbitration

 

Poster Session 3:  Do Arbitrators Procrastinate?

Do Arbitrators Procrastinate

 

Poster Session 4:  A Comparative Look at Evidentiary Privileges and Medical Records in the U.S. and Canada

The Disclosure of Medical Records from a Canadian Perspective

The Disclosure of Medical Records from a U.S. Perspective

 

Concurrent Session 1B:  Examining the Potential Impact of Positive Train Control

Positive Train Control

Railroad Bullet Points

 

Plenary 3:  Performance Impairment – Assaulting our Assumptions

Beyond the Label: Rethinking Workplace Substance Use Policies

Mental Disability—A Review of Recent Cases

Test ‘Em All: Drug Testing Law & Policy

 

Concurrent Session 2A:  Developments Affecting Union Security and Union Strength at the Workplace – Ripe for Export to Canada?

Developments Affecting Union Security and Union Strength at the Workplace – Ripe for Export to Canada?

Right to Work and More: Developments Affecting the Viability of Collective Bargaining as an Institution

 

Concurrent Session 3A:  Complex Procedural Issues in the Arbitration of Mass Employment Claims

Supplementary Rules for Class Arbitrations

 

Concurrent Session 3B:  Mediation of High Performance Sports Disputes

Sport Mediation: Mediating High Performance Sports Disputes

 

Concurrent Session 4A:  Legislative Update from Alberta and the FEDS:  What’s in it for Arbitration?

Amendments to CLC

Synopsis of Legislative Update from Alberta and the FEDS:  What’s in it for Arbitration?

 

Plenary Session 4:  The Olympic Doping Prove and Discipline in Elite International Sport

The Independent Person Report

 

Sheraton Austin Hotel at the Capitol
October 26 – 28, 2018
701 East 11th Street
Austin, TX 78701

May 29 – June 1, 2019
Loews Philadelphia Hotel
1200 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19107

September 20 – 22, 2019
Savannah Marriott Riverfront
100 General McIntosh Blvd
Savannah, GA  31401