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VIC Geelong Network Forum

Date: Thursday 20 Jun 2019
Time 7:30AM - 9:00AM
Venue: Eastern Hub
285A McKillop Street
East Geelong
Price: AHRI Members - 0.00
Non Members - 0.00
CPD: 1.50
Enquiries: Phone: 03 9918 9243

VIC Geelong Network Forum

VIC Geelong Network Forum

Check-in:   7:30am 
Session Start:   7:45am 
Event Concludes:     9:00am


Discrimination & sexual harassment – Are you vicariously liable?


This session focuses on recent cases related to discrimination and sexual harassment and whether or not an employer can be vicariously liable for the actions of their employees.

Coupled with interesting recent case law and practical discussion, this session will provide attendees useful information to ensure the workplace has adequate systems, processes to mitigate the risk of vicarious liability in relation to discrimination and harassment and to protect and adequately inform employees. HR Managers, people managers and business owners will benefit from the session.


Speaker: Jim Rutherford, Principal Lawyer, Harwood Andrews

Jim focuses on the prevention and resolution of disputes. He is accredited by the Law Institute as a specialist on workplace relations law and heads up the Harwood Andrews team. Previously Jim was a Barrister.

 

Speaker: Sophie Ware, Associate, Harwood Andrews

Sophie focuses on Employment and Industrial Relations Law. She has a Bachelor of Law (Honours) and a Commerce (Distinction) with a major in Accounting.

Registration

This forum is open for AHRI members and non-members to attend. Registration is a 2-part process.

  • Sign in with your username and password* and click ‘REGISTER MYSELF’
  • To finalise your registration, click ‘PROCEED TO CHECKOUT’, confirm all details are correct and enter your credit card details. Click ‘SUBMIT ORDER’
  • You will receive an automatic email and receipt to confirm your registration.

    *If you do not have an existing AHRI account, please select ‘create a new account’ and follow the prompts before following the registration steps above.

    Registration closes Tuesday 18 June 2019

    Enquiries: email the AHRI CPD Events Team or phone 03 9918 9243

    Online help: Please see the AHRI CPD Events FAQs


    When
    20/06/2019 7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Where
    Eastern Hub 285A McKillop Street East Geelong, VIC 3219
     

    Register

    To register for this event, sign in with your username and password and then click the applicable link or the Register Myself button if displayed. To finalise your registration, click Proceed to Checkout, confirm all details are correct and enter your credit card details. Click Submit Order.

    You will receive an automatic email and receipt to confirm your registration.

    If you do not have an existing AHRI account, please Create a new account and follow the prompts, before following the registration steps.

    If you are not sure whether you have an account please contact the CPD Events team on +61 3 9918 9243.