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Understanding Canada's Modern Slavery Act Webinar

03 April 2024
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm

In partnership with Norton Rose Fulbright, we are hosting an informative webinar on Canada's Modern Slavery Act. This session is designed to equip Canadian businesses with the knowledge and tools necessary to understand and comply with the new legislative requirements, promoting ethical practices and human rights in supply chains.


  • Alison Babbitt, Partner, Canadian Co-Head of Responsible Business & Sustainability, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Meaghan Farrell, Associate, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
  • Katherine Prusinkiewicz, Partner, Director of Knowledge, Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP

Why Attend? 

  • As the May 31 reporting deadline approaches, obtain critical insights into Canada's modern slavery legislation and understand its implications for your business operations and supply chain.
  • Learn to develop and implement robust strategies to comply with the legislation, focusing on Principle 4: the elimination of all forms of forced and compulsory labour, and Principle 5: the effective abolition of child labour, in alignment with the Ten Principles of the UN Global Compact.
  • Benefit from the expertise of Norton Rose Fulbright, gaining insights and practical guidance to navigate the complexities of compliance and enhance your company's ethical practices.
  • Demonstrate your organization's dedication to human rights and ethical business conduct, reinforcing your commitment to global standards and building trust with stakeholders.

Who Should Attend?

This webinar is crucial for CEOs, COOs, legal counsel, compliance officers, procurement and supply chain managers, HR managers, CSR/ESG managers, and members of industry associations and trade groups


  • Introduction to Canada's Modern Slavery Act 
  • Overview of compliance requirements and reporting
  • Strategies for identifying and mitigating risks in supply chains
  • Interactive Q&A session with experts from Norton Rose Fulbright
  • Closing remarks and next steps for participants

Spots are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Don't miss this opportunity to connect with a network of professionals committed to promoting ethical business conduct and human rights. Register now to secure your place and be part of this vital conversation.


Don't miss this critical opportunity to prepare your organization for the upcoming compliance requirements under Canada's Modern Slavery Act. Register today and take a significant step toward ethical and responsible business conduct.

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