Ageism in the Workplace 

31 oct. 2022
Toronto ON

OBA Constitutional, Civil Liberties & Human Rights Law and Elder Law PROGRAM
9:00 AM to 12:00 PM

Join us for a comprehensive program covering all aspects of ageism in the workplace. The term “ageism” was coined in 1969 by Robert Neil Butler to describe discrimination against seniors. Elder persons face numerous sources of conscious and unconscious ageism in the workplace, ranging from being passed over for promotions, career opportunities, and training to forced retirement and constructive dismissal. This program will help you to understand the challenges faced by your clients, whether they are employers or employees, and gain an understanding of how to recognize and address issues unique to older adults. We will also provide an update from the WHO on Ageism.


Sheila Morris, Miller Thomson LLP


For more information, please view the full program agenda


Date: Monday, October 31, 2022
Time: 8:30 am Registration
9:00 am - 12:00 pm Program
Location: OBA Conference Centre
20 Toronto Street, 2nd Floor | Toronto, ON | M5C 2B8


CBA Member: $228* | CBA Student Member: $89* | Non-Member: $335*

(includes e-materials access) *plus applicable taxes


Please note the following pandemic-related protocols: The Government of Ontario no longer requires proof of vaccination for participation in this event. Accordingly, we will not be requiring proof of vaccination but we do ask you to consider enjoying this program online if you are not fully vaccinated. Attendees are asked to self-screen before entering the OBA premises.  While the Government of Ontario no longer requires the wearing of masks for this event, out of consideration for other participants, we ask that you wear a mask while onsite when you are not actively eating or drinking. As circumstances evolve, these protocols may be changed.


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