Labour Relations – What Business Owners Need to Know

Labour Relations – What Business Owners Need to Know

ICBA Members Only!


Please join us for a high-level discussion about the strategic choices facing business owners wishing to engage in labour planning in the modern environment.  


Topics will include: 

  • Community Benefits Agreements 

  • New union certification rules 

  • The evolution of merit-based employee representation 


There will be time for Q&A. 


Rules of Conduct: 

  • Have questions prepared in advance and email them to Ally Bodnar at 

  • To ask a question during the information session, please use the Q&A window in Zoom and your question will be relayed to the panelists by the moderator. 

Please note: 

  • All questions submitted in advance or via the Zoom Q&A function will be anonymously posed to the panel, with the question asker's name confidential. 

  • This is an information session only. 

  • This session will not be recorded. 


Delivery Method: Virtual Session – Zoom Webinar 

Course Fee Includes: Access to the course. 


There are no prerequisites for this course.   

Technical Requirements

  1. Computer or laptop

    • This course will involve on-screen interaction with your instructor and classmates, reading/viewing on-screen content (slides or videos), and interacting via typing with questions or responses. For this reason, cellphones may not be adequate

    • Windows 10 or Mac iOS. 

  1. Internet connection- For best results, you will want to ensure you have an internet connection with an upload/download speed of 3-5 Mbps. You can test your internet speed here. The minimum recommended speed is 1.5 Mbps, but anything below 3 Mbps may result in loss of quality or buffering. Ideally hardwired connection versus wireless for stability - connect your computer directly to your router using an ethernet cable, rather than using your home wi-fi.

  2. A quiet space with minimal distractions –The microphone will be engaged for interactive sessions. Please plan to be fully engaged in the class and clear your work schedule just as you would for the in-class program.

  3. Comfortable chair