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Global Pay Equity: A Tour Around the World
In-Person and Virtual Thursday 09/09/2021 01:00 PM - 02:00 PM   Add to calendar

Competencies: Interpersonal (Behavioral), Workplace (Technical)
Workplace Application:
Attendees will learn about pay equity models across various jurisdictions.  

Learn how to navigate the challenging demands of pay equity laws around the world. This session covers the difference between “pay equity” and “equal pay for equal work.” Comparisons will be made between the litigation-based North American model and the reporting-based European model by using specific examples from the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, Switzerland, the U.K., Australia, Japan and China. 

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understand the pay equity requirements in major international jurisdictions. 
  • Identify issues in your organization’s global pay practices. 
  • Assess your workforce to identify disparities. 
  • Learn how to implement pay practices designed to comply with the increasing demands of new laws and regulations. 


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William David Wright, Partner,
Fisher & Phillips LLP