June 24, 2019

We take a look back at some of the recent changes to Ontario’s employment law landscape, and clarify where we are now.

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Open For Business – How Bill 47 Replaces Bill 148

November 29, 2018

The Ontario Government passed Bill 47, also known as the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018. The new law repeals and re-writes many of the cha Read More...

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Bill 148 & Bill 47 Table

November 29, 2018

Changes to the Employment Standards Act, 2000, brought about by Bill 47 come into force on January 1, 2019.

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Employment Law 101: Vacation and Statutory Holiday Pay

October 22, 2018

An important aspect of work is time off from work. Employees in Ontario are entitled to vacation benefits, which include vacation time, vacation pay, Read More...

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    June 18, 2018

    On January 1, 2018, significant changes to Ontario’s Employment Standards Act, 2000 under Bill 148, or the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, t Read More...

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    Bill 148 — Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs?

    March 21, 2018

    Bill 148 passed resulting in amendments to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 and the Occupational Health and Safety Act, impacting Ontario employers.