|Course Name||Contemporary Issues in the Common Law of Employment|
|Course Code||LREL 6759|
|Pre/Anti-requisites||Anti-requisite: LAW 6759 - Contemporary Issues in the Common Law of Employment|
This course is a study of the common law of the individual contract of employment. The focus will be on Canadian common law, with some comparison with other jurisdictions. The course will canvas the legal history of the employment relationship, along with contemporary issues – political, practical, and theoretical – in the common law of employment. Through oral presentations and group discussion, students will be exposed to specific topics and issues in employment law. Throughout the course, students will consider the unique features of the contract of employment and competing legal conceptualizations of the employment relationship.
|Specialization||Labour Relations and Employment Law|
|CPD Hours||Eligible LSO CPD: 12h Substantive Professional LLM courses may be eligible for CPD/MCLE credits in other Canadian jurisdictions. To inquire about credit eligibility, please email firstname.lastname@example.org|
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