Understanding Union Organization and Certification

- 01:30 PM

Employers are often faced with the possibility of employee unionization, especially during inflationary times. In order to address this possibility, it is important for employers to understand exactly what they are facing. What are the potential impacts of unionization? What are the rights of employees attempting unionization? How do unions organize their campaign for unionization? What is the legal process for unions to be obtain certification? What can unions do or not do during a certification drive? What can employers do or not do during a certification drive? How do employers avoid unionization?

The McLennan Ross Labour & Employment team has a wealth of experience assisting clients in understanding and avoiding unionization while respecting their employees’ rights.

In this webinar, Tom Ross, K.C. and Nathanael Bowles will review the process of unionization and provide you with practical advice regarding union organizing and certification.

Topics covered in this presentation include:
  • How does unionization happen, and how can it impact a workplace?
  • What rights do employers and employees have during the unionization process?
  • How do unions organize campaigns for unionization?
  • What is the legal process of union certification?
  • What can an employer do or not do during a union’s certification drive?
  • How do employers prevent unionization in a workplace?
Who Should Attend: This webinar is designed for in-house counsel, management, human resources, and labour relations professionals.

Date: Wednesday, November 8, 2023

Time: 12 PM – 1:30 PM

Cost: $50 

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