Crucial Conversations Series: Maternity Leave and Family Planning Panel Discussion

  • 23 Sep 2014
  • 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
  • Verity (111 Queen Street East Toronto, ON )
  • 23


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Join Young Women in Law, generously sponsored by Wilson Christen LLP, for the inaugural “Crucial Conversations Series". Our first session considers maternity leave and family planning. A panel of expert speakers including Reva Seth (Lawyer and Author of The Mom Shift), Shanin Lott (Director, Professional Resources at Stikeman Elliott LLP) and Maria Giaglitsis (Associate, Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP) will give YWL members guidance, advice and answer your questions about maternity leave and family planning in the legal environment. Drinks as well as hot and cold hors d’oeuvres will be served.

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The details:
What: Crucial Conversations
Series - Maternity Leave and Family Planning Panel Discussion

When: Tuesday September 23, 2014
Where: Verity, 111 Queen Street East, Toronto
Time: 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.  
Price: $20

Members are welcome to stay after the panel to ask one-on-one questions.


In advance of the session we would like to gather information on the maternity leave and family planning policies and procedures at your workplace as well as any questions that you may have for our panelists. Please be assured that your identity will not be collected or disclosed. Please fill out the anonymous survey below:


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