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Ontario Update: Bill 57 Delays The Pay Transparency Act And Bill 66 Proposes Changes To The Hours Of Work And Overtime Rules
On December 6, 2018, Bill 57, Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 ("Bill 57") received Royal Assent.
Canada
18 Dec 2018
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Consuming Medical Marijuana At Work Can Get One Fired
The termination of an employee observed using cannabis while driving a Town vehicle has been upheld in Saskatchewan.
Canada
5 Jul 2018
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Labour And Privacy Update
In Toronto Elementary Catholic Teachers / Ontario English Catholic Teachers Association v. Toronto Catholic District School Board, 2017 CanLII 37597 (ON LRB), the Ontario Labour Relations Board...
Canada
31 May 2018
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"Owners" Of Forestry Licenses In British Columbia Can Receive Administrative Penalties, Even If The Owner Is Not The Injured Worker's Employer
May 18, 2018: the Supreme Court of Canada releases its decision in West Fraser Mills Ltd. v. British Columbia (Workers' Compensation Appeal Tribunal), 2018 SCC 22. Click here for the full text of the SCC's decision.
Canada
30 May 2018
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Welcome News From The Ontario Court Of Appeal: Nemeth v. Hatch Ltd.
In a refreshing and sensible decision released in January, the Ontario Court of Appeal found the express termination clause in a contract of employment to be enforceable and to restrict the plaintiff's entitlement to notice.
Canada
6 Mar 2018
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Recouping Employee Training Costs
Many employers have had the frustrating experience of investing significant time and money into training an employee only to have that employee quit before the employer realizes the benefit...
Canada
1 Nov 2017
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Ontario Court Of Appeal Applies Settled Law On Constructive Dismissal And Signals Change On The Duty To Mitigate
The recent Ontario Court of Appeal decision in Brake v. PJ-M2R Restaurant Inc. is worthy of note for its commentary on a number of legal principles in employment law.
Canada
22 Aug 2017
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Ontario's Changing Workplaces Review: Special Advisors' Final Report
On May 23, 2017, the Final Report of the Changing Workplaces Review commissioned by the Ontario Government was released for public consumption.
Canada
5 Jun 2017
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When Is An LTD Claim Not An Insurance Claim? When It's A Labour Dispute
The Ontario Court of Appeal recently confirmed that a dispute about the termination of long-term disability ("LTD") benefits could not proceed by way of an action.
Canada
4 May 2017
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When Is An LTD Claim Not An Insurance Claim? When It's A Labour Dispute
The Ontario Court of Appeal recently confirmed that a dispute about the termination of long-term disability ("LTD") benefits could not proceed by way of an action.
Canada
28 Apr 2017
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Coverage Issues In Sexual Abuse Claims (Part 2)
In this article we consider the further issue which arises when the employer is aware of the historical acts of sexual abuse but does not inform the insurer.
Canada
13 Apr 2017
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Is A Subcontractor A Successor Or Related Employer For Labour Relations Purposes?
The Ontario Labour Relations Board held that the subcontracting relationship between Molson Coors Canada and Sherway Warehousing Inc. did not amount to a sale of business nor were MCC and Sherway related employers...
Canada
11 Apr 2017
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Termination Clause: Money Saver Or Bust
A termination provision in an employment agreement can be a valuable tool to limit the cost of terminating an employee on a without cause basis.
Canada
31 Mar 2017
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Workplace Violence – Part 1: Are You Doing Enough To Protect Your Employees From Workplace Violence?
Two decisions of Ontario Provincial Courts this summer, highlight the increasing importance that the Courts, the Ministry of Labour, employers and employees are placing on the need to protect workers from incidents of workplace violence
Canada
9 Feb 2017
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Private School Teacher Termination Upheld
This past June, the Ontario Court of Appeal (the "Court of Appeal") overturned a wrongful dismissal decision from the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.
Canada
6 Feb 2017
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"Without Cause Terminations" And A Possible "Duty Of Reasonable Exercise Of Discretionary Powers"
In the fall of 2015, Madam Justice Yungwirth of the Alberta Court of Queen's Bench penned a decision that caused employers to take notice.
Canada
17 Jan 2017
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Are You Doing Enough To Protect Your Employees From Workplace Violence?
Two recent Ontario Provincial Court decisions highlight the increasing importance that the Courts, the Ministry of Labour, employers and employees are placing on the need to protect workers...
Canada
2 Dec 2016
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Bender: No Discrimination Based On Sex Or Family Status
Employers whose workforce accrue seniority based on days actually worked will want to take note of a recent employment decision which considered allegations of discrimination based on sex and family status.
Canada
29 Sep 2016
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Can An Employee Claim Disability Benefits For A Period In Which His Driver's Permit Has Been Suspended When A Valid Driving Permit Is A Job Requirement?
This was the question in issue in Syndicat canadien de la fonction publique, SCFP local 2718 et CIUSSS de l'Ouest-de-l'île-de-Montréal, 2016 QCTA 307 which arose out of the factual situation.
Canada
23 Sep 2016
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Avoiding Bonus Payments To Terminated Employees Just Got Tougher
On August 9, 2016, the Ontario Court of Appeal released two decisions addressing employee entitlement to damages in lieu of a bonus on termination.
Canada
12 Sep 2016
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