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Whistleblowing Pays Off—New CRA Data On First Payments To Informants
The Canada Revenue Agency's (CRA) Offshore Tax Informant Program (OTIP) is a whistleblower program that rewards eligible individuals who come forward to provide CRA with information
Canada
26 Aug 2019
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Workplace Changes Coming September To Federally Regulated Companies
As well, consultations will continue on pay equity, pay transparency, protection of wages where the employer is bankrupt, sexual harassment
Canada
14 Aug 2019
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UCP Introduces Changes To The Alberta Employment Standards Code And The Alberta Labour Relations Code
Bill 2 restores certain provisions to the Employment Standards Code that the NDP government repealed a few years ago.
Canada
21 Jun 2019
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Bad For Business: How Employers Deal With Problem Employees
Troublesome employees can disrupt a workplace and subject employers to reputational and economic costs.
Canada
 
5 Mar 2019
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Uber Drivers Get Their Day In Court
The intersection of mandatory arbitration clauses and class proceedings continues to be a vexing problem for the courts. In Heller v. Uber Technologies Inc., the first decision of 2019
Canada
31 Jan 2019
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New Employment Standard Poster For Ontario Employers To Post
Earlier this month, the Ontario Ministry of Labour released version 8.0 of the Employment Standards Poster.
Canada
28 Jan 2019
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A Look Ahead At Pension Legislative Changes For 2019
While 2018 ushered in a number of significant changes to Ontario's pension legislation, including a major revamping of the funding rules for defined benefit plans ...
Canada
9 Jan 2019
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Bill 66—More Changes To The Ontario Employment Standards Act, 2000
On December 6, 2018, the Ontario Government introduced Bill 66, titled Restoring Ontario's Competitiveness Act, 2018 (Bill 66).
Canada
14 Dec 2018
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Bill 47 Implements Significant Changes To Ontario Employment Standards Legislation
On October 23, the Ontario Government introduced Bill 47, Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 ("Bill 47").
Canada
7 Dec 2018
10
Bill C-65: Harassment, #MeToo And You
The statistics are alarming—a 2017 federal survey found that 60 percent of women report having experienced harassment in the workplace and 41 percent stated that there was no attempt to resolve a reported incident.
Canada
5 Dec 2018
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Bill 21: An Act To Protect Patients Applies To 30 Health Regulatory Colleges in Alberta
Bill 21 sets out several changes to the Health Professions Act, including amendments regarding the discipline of inappropriate sexual abuse and sexual misconduct by regulated members.
Canada
30 Nov 2018
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Alberta Enacts Measures To Protect Whistleblowers
On November 19, 2018, as part of the Alberta Securities Commission's (the "ASC") new whistleblower program, the Securities Amendment Act (the "Amendments") ...
Canada
30 Nov 2018
13
Canada's New Pay Equity Regime For Women In The Workforce
Canada has one of the world's highest participation rate of women in the workforce, but there remains a significant wage gap—Canadian women earn about 88 cents for every dollar earned by men.
Canada
21 Nov 2018
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Hot Off The Parliamentary Press: Bill C-86 And Federal Employment Standards
Lori Sterling most recently served as Canada's Deputy Minister of Labour and Associate Deputy Minister, Employment, Skills Development Canada.
Canada
5 Nov 2018
15
Changes To Limitation Periods On Sexual And Domestic Violence Cases
In the growing wake of the #MeToo movement, the Alberta government, consistent with other jurisdictions in Canada, has removed the traditional two-year limitation period applicable ...
Canada
23 Mar 2018
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Increased Scrutiny Of Worker Misclassification In Ontario
In November 2017, Ontario's Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, received Royal Assent.
Canada
21 Mar 2018
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The United States Supreme Court Narrows Whistleblower Protections Under Dodd-Frank
The Supreme Court of the United States has refused to broaden protections for employee-whistleblowers under the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank Act).
United States
27 Feb 2018
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Pumping The Procedural Brakes: Arbitration Clause Stays Potential Uber Class Action
Will an arbitration provision in a services agreement between Uber and its drivers prevent the drivers from bringing a class action for being misclassified as contractors?
Canada
19 Feb 2018
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New Employment Standards Poster For Ontario Employers To Post
In addition to significant changes to Ontario's Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) starting to take effect under Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, the Ontario Minister of Labour released...
Canada
24 Jan 2018
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New "Equal Pay For Equal Work" Provisions In Ontario Limit Ability To Vary Employees' Pay Based On Employment Status
On November 28, 2017, Ontario's Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017, received Royal Assent. While some major changes have already come into effect, others are just around the corner.
Canada
17 Jan 2018
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