November 18, 2019

The holidays are a time that people like to relax and spend time with family. Unfortunately, this can prove problematic for employers who are sure to get multiple requests for vacation around this time of year.

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Bill 177 Amends Occupational Health and Safety Act to Increase Fines

October 21, 2019

Bill 177, the Stronger, Fairer Ontario Act (Budget Measures), 2017, overhauled the Occupational Health and Safety Act’s sentencing regime by changin Read More...

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Federal Election: Employee Rights and Employer Obligations

October 19, 2019

On October 21, 2019, a federal government will be elected to serve Canadians and represent their interests in making decisions about what laws and pol Read More...

Frustrated Employee

Independent Contractor or Employee: Classifying employment in the “gig economy”

October 15, 2019

There is a dark side to the gig economy, however, as many workers are unaware of their rights and may be vulnerable to employers who might classify th Read More...