Episode 1 — Mitigating Impacts of COVID-19 on Indigenous Governments and Businesses

Aired on: Thursday, April 2, 2020

This webinar outlines the kinds of legal issues Indigenous governments, organizations, businesses and individuals can expect to face in the wake of COVID-19. The issues discussed include: available support and resources for communities and Indigenous businesses, employer obligations, emergency powers and commercial issues.

Agenda Topics:

  • Indigenous governance and jurisdiction during a pandemic
  • Indigenous Community Support Fund
  • COVID-19 and the Canada Labour Code: important considerations for employers
  • Support for Indigenous businesses
  • Key contract provisions for indigenous businesses in a crisis situation

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