Culturally Competent Adjudication [EDI PROFESSIONALISM HOURS]

October 23, 2018 1:00pm

Juliet Knapton
Tribunal Member
Immigration and Refugee Board of Canada

Alisa Lombard
Maurice Law

Michael Gottheil
Executive Chair
Social Justice Tribunals Ontario

Ensuring that administrative bodies are meaningfully inclusive and accommodating for lawyers, paralegals, and parties to the tribunal process is a necessity. Join our panelists for a discussion on how boards and tribunals can address the practical realities of hearing accommodation, cultural competence, and safeguarding against real and perceived bias.