Sydney Criminal Lawyers
This may be the first time that Australia has penalised its own citizens for returning home, with criminal sanctions.
Sydney Criminal Lawyers
The legal challenge was over the use of the Biosecurity Act 2015 (Cth) to prohibit travel overseas without an exemption.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
Special emergency measures, put in place on April 1, 2021, have been lifted in the Capitale-Nationale Region but continue to apply in some municipalities in Chaudière-Appalaches...
We blogged recently that there was ambiguity in the new amendments to Ontario's Employment Standards Act, 2000 ("ESA"), which require employers to provide employees with up to three paid sick days...
MLT Aikins LLP
On October 30 the Government of Manitoba announced province-wide changes to its #RestartMB Pandemic Response System in response to the surge of confirmed COVID-19 cases and the increasing test positivity rate.
Littler - Canada
On April 28, 2021, Ontario announced in a News Release that it will soon introduce legislation that, if passed, would require employers to pay employees up to $200 per day for up to three days if they...
On April 20, 2021, Peel Public Health ("Peel Region") issued an updated class order directing all businesses with five or more cases of COVID-19 in a 14 calendar-day period to close for 10 days.
The Ontario government has announced that they will introduce legislation that would, if passed, require employers to provide employees with up to $200 of pay for up to three days...
In an effort to both encourage and facilitate greater vaccination, the Provinces of Alberta and British Columbia have recently undertaken steps to remove barriers to the vaccination efforts in their ...
Pallett Valo LLP
Last April, we wrote about the outbreak of COVID-19 in long-term care facilities, and the impact on residents and family members, of various protective measures and restrictions imposed either by the facility itself, ...
G. Vrikis & Associates LLC
Movement is prohibited from 11 at night until 5 in the morning of the following day, except in the following cases...
While remote work is widespread, some employees may wish to work remotely from other countries. This article highlights some issues for employers in Germany whose employees...
There has been much discussion regarding the Centre for Health Protection's ("CHP") apparent change of the definition of a ‘close contact', and the effect this has on the requirement to go...
Ashok Dhingra Associates
In my previous article - Waiver under the Trip Agreement amid COVID-19 I pleaded for urgent need for waiver of TRIP Agreement to make available vaccines for COVID-19 at low cost to developing...
The Government has been issuing numerous advisories, notifications and relaxations to enable companies to face the hardships caused by the spread of COVID-19 and equip them to better handle ...
As elsewhere, Irish workplaces witnessed unprecedented disruption in 2020 with the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since that time, Irish society has faced some of the most stringent...
The entry ban on foreigners (including the business track for travelers from certain countries) and the freeze on the issuance of most visas will continue indefinitely.
*Coronavirus (COVID-19) regulatory measures...
The short-term working allowance period that applied to workplaces until 31 January 2021 has now been extended, under the same conditions, until 30 June 2021 with Presidential Decree No. 3910 published in the Official Gazette dated 23 April 2020.
Ozbek Attorney Partnership
After high infection and death rates, it was decided to enter into a full lockdown from 29 April to 17 May 2021 in Turkey.