Alberta Human Rights Commission
READ THE QUARTERLY ISSUE OF THE COMMISSION NEWSLETTER
(June 19, 2015)
UPCOMING HUMAN RIGHTS IN EMPLOYMENT PUBLIC WORKSHOP
Calgary: June 24, 2015
The Alberta Human Rights Commission is offering an upcoming Human Rights in the Workplace public workshop. Read more in the May 20, 2015 special issue of the Commission newsletter.
COMMISSION RELEASES TWO REVISED INFORMATION SHEETS
The Commission has released two revised information sheets:
The publications have been substantially revised to reflect current information.
RECENT TRIBUNAL DECISIONS
- Rick Kalinowski v. Nexen Inc. (Preliminary Matters Decision Regarding Severance Agreement; June 8, 2015; Sharon Lindgren-Hewlett, Tribunal Chair)
- Debbie Visser v. FortisAlberta Inc. (June 3, 2015; Melissa L. Luhtanen, Tribunal Chair)
- Tristan Olsen v. Hi-Tech Assembly Systems Inc. (May 12, 2015; Melissa L. Luhtanen, Tribunal Chair)
- Charlotte Mortland v. Peace Wapiti School Division No. 76 and Bill VanRootselaar v. Peace Wapiti School Division No. 76 (April 29, 2015; Sarah FitzGerald, Tribunal Chair)
- Farhat Amir (on behalf of Sarmad Amir) v. Webber Academy Foundation and Shabnam Nazar (on behalf of Naman Siddique) v. Webber Academy Foundation (April 10, 2015; Sharon Lindgren-Hewlett, Tribunal Chair; William J. Johnson, Q.C., Tribunal Member; Melissa Luhtanen, Tribunal Member)
- Kristen Hutton v. ARC Business Solutions Inc. (Preliminary Matters Decision Regarding the Validity of a Severance Agreement; April 7, 2015; Joanne Archibald, Tribunal Chair)
These tribunal decisions can be accessed free of charge through the Canadian Legal Information Institute (CanLII) website.
COMMISSION RELEASES 2013-14 ANNUAL REPORT
(January 6, 2015)
The Commission has released its 2013-14 Annual Report. The report provides a summary of results achieved in the three areas of activity undertaken by the Commission: education and engagement, complaint resolution, and complaint adjudication. It also includes information about the legislative framework for the Commission and the Human Rights Education and Multiculturalism Fund, biographies of the Members of the Commission, and listings of tribunal decisions made in 2013-14. 313-401-8015.
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ABOUT THE COMMISSION
The Alberta Human Rights Commission is an independent commission of the Government of Alberta. Our mandate is to foster equality and reduce discrimination. We provide public information and education programs, and help Albertans resolve human rights complaints.
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Revised: June 19, 2015
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