This section keeps you up-to-date on the latest news and upcoming public appearances of Lavery professionals.
Lavery holds a labour and employment symposium in Sherbrooke
The Sherbrooke edition of Lavery’s Major Symposium on Labour and Employment Law was held on June 14 at the Delta Hotel. Participants attended various workshops facilitated by Dave Bouchard, Geneviève Chamberland and Danielle Gauthier. The speakers discussed a variety of subjects, including how to successfully terminate an employment, recent developments in labour law, and managing violent behaviour and threats in the workplace.
A Lavery team meets the Leucan Ski Challenge
On March 11, five members from Lavery’s Sherbrooke office participated in the Leucan Ski Challenge held at Bromont. Justin Gravel, Jordy-Philippe Bernier, Geneviève Chamberland, Nicolas Thibault-Bernier and Marie-Claude Lacaille raised $1,900 to be donated to Leucan in support of children with cancer and their families. Click here for more information on Leucan.
A team from Lavery’s Sherbrooke office participates in the Défi à l’entreprise competition
For the second year running, a team from Lavery’s Sherbrooke office participated in the Défi à l’entreprise competition, whose 30th edition was held on November 19, 2016. The purpose of this friendly competition between various local businesses is to raise money for CEGEP de Sherbrooke sports teams (les Volontaires). The Sherbrooke team finished seventh out of 32 participating teams. From left to right: Dzenan Zulji, Sylvie Stang-Chaput, Mylène Boisvert, Geneviève Chamberland, Justin Gravel, Marika Couture-Houle. Bottom row: Nicolas Thibault-Bernier, Sophie Goulet, Kay-Sandra Boyer, Katy Pelletier et Annie Pouliot
Almost 100 participants at the 2016 edition of Lavery’s Symposium in Labour and Employment Law in Sherbrooke
Lavery’s Sherbrooke office held the 2016 edition of its Conference in Labour and Employment Law and it was a great success. About 100 people made their way to the Delta Sherbrooke Hotel on September 27, 2016 where the event was held. On this occasion, attendees assisted to several presentations from Geneviève Chamberland, Danielle Gauthier and Dave Bouchard. on the subjects of Experts testimony, Recent case law in labour and employment law and psychological harassment.
Lavery holds a symposium in Labour and Employment Law in Sherbrooke
Lavery’s Sherbrooke office organized a symposium in Labour and Employment Law on October 9, 2015. Gathered at the Delta Hotel, about 125 attendees got to participate in various workshops presented by Danielle Gauthier, Jean-François Pagé, Geneviève Chamberland and Dave Bouchard. The topics addressed in this conference revolve around the gathering and use of personal information, recent legal and case-law developments, social media in the workplace and the obligation to discipline dangerous acts before being held responsible by the CSST.