LISNS is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a five year project to address sexual harassment in the workplace for employees. This project is funded by the Department of Justice Canada and Justice Minister Lametti attended in Halifax to make the announcement on July 26, 2019. The NS Human Rights Commission is a partner on this important project.
LISNS is very pleased to have the opportunity to provide leadership to employees regarding sexual harassment in the workplace. We look forward to providing employees with meaningful access to justice through this project. Our work will positively impact diverse groups of employees with particular emphasis on vulnerable employees by providing quality legal information and support with a view to making workplaces safer for employees and providing meaningful supports and triage to means of redress. LISNS is a recognized leader in providing the public with helpful resources and tools to manage conflict at an early point in time.
For more information: July 26, 2019 Government of Canada News Release
Are you a Nova Scotia lawyer? LISNS is seeking practising lawyers to join our new Workplace Sexual Harassment Legal Advice program. Find out more here.