Samia Hussein

Samia’s practice is focused on providing management with skilled representation in all areas of employment and labour law, including:

Samia obtained her law degree from Osgoode Hall Law School where she was the recipient of the N.A. Taylor Entrance Scholarship and Charles Edward Woodward award for academic excellence. Samia completed her undergraduate studies at Queen's University, obtaining a Bachelor of Science Honours in Psychology.

Samia is a member of the Law Society of Upper Canada, Canadian Bar Association, Ontario Bar Association (Labour & Employment, Education, Civil Litigation, Constitutional, Civil Liberties and Human Rights, and Young Lawyers), Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters, Canadian Association of Women in Construction and Retail Council of Canada. She is also a member of the Board of Directors of the not-for-profit organization, Homeless Connect Toronto.

 

Publications and Media Mentions:

Employment Law 101 - What Every Employer Should Know ... and Do

Dialogue - March 2017

Employment Law 101 - What Every Employer Should Know ... and Do

FranchiseVoice - February 2017

A “Private Right of Action” under Canada’s Anti-Spam Legislation Upping the ante on anti-spam violations

Sherrard Kuzz LLP - September 2016

 

Speaking Engagements:

Human Resources Law
AMCTO: The Municipal Experts - May 11, 2017

Legal Aspect of H&S, Workers’ Compensation and AODA
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Ontario - March 22, 2017

AODA: Requirements & Solutions
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Ontario - March 22, 2017

Accessibility for Ontarians With Disabilities Act (AODA) & Return to Work
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Ontario - February 28, 2017

Reducing Turnover, Retaining Talent and Performance Management
Landscape Ontario - February 21, 2017

How to make your website comply with Accessibility for Ontarians With Disabilities Act (AODA)
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Ontario - February 6, 2017

Accessible hiring for Manufacturers
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) Ontario - January 26, 2017

Employment Law Update - Effectively managing attendance issues, including sick leaves
Human Resources Professionals Association (HRPA) - December 7, 2016

What a Difference a Year Makes! Lessons from 2016 & Tips for 2017!
Sherrard Kuzz LLP, HReview Seminar - December 6, 2016

Labour and Employment Law Issues During Recruitment
Landscape Ontario - November 10, 2016

Enabling Change: Program to Help Manufacturers with AODA Compliance
Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME)\ - October 12, 2016

Human Resources Law
Association of Municipal Managers, Clerks and Treasurers of Ontario - September 21, 2016