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March 31, 2014
Alberta Arbitrators Strike Oil Company’s Random Alcohol and Drug Testing Policy, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi

Employers looking to Alberta for a legal precedent to support their random alcohol and drug testing policies will need to keep looking, after Alberta arbitrators deemed Suncor Energy Inc.’s random testing policy to be an unreasonable...

March 28. 2014
Ontario Proposes Sweeping Changes for Broader Public Sector Accountability, Communiqué sur la santé

On March 24, 2014, the Ontario Legislature introduced Bill 179, the Public Sector and MPP Accountability and Transparency Act, 2014 for first reading by lawmakers. The stated goals of the legislation are to strengthen political...

March 28, 2014
Ontario Proposes Sweeping Changes for Broader Public Sector Accountability, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi

On March 24, 2014, the Ontario Legislature introduced Bill 179, the Public Sector and MPP Accountability and Transparency Act, 2014 for first reading by lawmakers. The stated goals of the legislation are to strengthen political...

March 27, 2014
Reinventing the Wheel: Changes to the Standard "40 Hour" Work Week and Expanded Decertification Timelines, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi

Saskatchewan has overhauled all of its employment related laws and combined them into The Saskatchewan Employment Act. While the Act itself has been finalized it has not yet come into force and is not yet law. The hold-up appears to be...

7 Mars 2014
Broader Public Sector Accountability Measures En Route, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Ontario

The Government of Ontario announced on March 6, 2014 that it will introduce legislation to strengthen accountability and increase transparency.  Some of these measures were raised by the Government in the late fall of 2013.  Although...

February 2014
BC Human Rights decision sets new high for damages for injury to dignity, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Ontario

The British Columbia Human Rights Code, like human rights legislation in other provinces, prescribes a number of remedies once the British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal (“Tribunal”) determines that a human rights violation has...

1er février 2014
Toronto
Employment Litigation Manual, Co-Author, Lexis Nexis Butterworths, 2nd edition Plus
January 2014 - Ontario
The Awarding of Costs at the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario?, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Ontario

Bill 147, Human Rights Code Amendment Act (Awarding of Costs), 2013 (“Bill 147”) has passed First Reading in the Ontario Legislature and, if enacted, could significantly alter the legal landscape as it relates to the litigation of...

January 2014
News from "La Belle Province", Labour and Employment Communiqué

The Québec Charter of Values: Defining employers' religious accomodation duties under the Québec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms Bill 60The Québec Charter of Values triggered an ongoing and vigorous national debate when it...

10 janvier 2014
Nationale
All in the Family: Forget the Status Quo, HRD Magazine, HRM Online Plus
22 novembre 2013
Vancouver
Social Media in the Workplace - Employer Liability Issues, Federated Press course: HR Legal Risks Plus
November 2013
Supreme Court of Canada strikes down Alberta privacy law in favour of Union, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Ontario

The Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC”) unanimously struck an Alberta law that prevents unions from videotaping and photographing workers crossing a picket line. The decision resonates across Canada, particularly because other...

October 2013
Sober Second Thoughts: Lessons for Employers from Recent Alcohol & Drug Testing Case Law, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Alberta

Employers may be feeling a hangover of sorts following a Supreme Court of Canada decision earlier this year that struck down an employer’s random alcohol testing policy. The headache continued in a recent Ontario arbitration decision...

October 2013
News From "La Belle Province", Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Ontario

The Establishment of a New Retirement Savings Regime : The Introduction of Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans Act The Voluntary Retirement Savings Plans Act was introduced by the Ministry of Employment and Social Solidarity on May 9,...

12 août 2013
Vancouver
How to Hire and Fire in 99 Jurisdictions, Multilaw Plus
1er juillet 2013
Vancouver
The ROI of Women on Boards, Sounding Board, The Official Newspaper of the Vancouver Board of Trade Plus
June 26, 2013
Obligations During Disaster, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Alberta

Our thoughts are with those affected by the recent devastating floods in southern Alberta. In times like these when faced with imminent danger and threats of natural disaster, employers may not immediately consider their legal...

June 14, 2013
Supreme Court decision on randomized alcohol testing, Communiqué droit du travail et de l'emploi - Ontario

The Supreme Court of Canada released this morning its decision in Irving Pulp & Paper Limited v. Communications, Energy and Paperworkers Union of Canada, Local 30 dealing with random alcohol testing in a workplace. It held that a...

1er juin 2013
Vancouver
Beyond Diversity: Creating an Inclusive Profession, BarTalk Plus
27 mai 2013
Vancouver
Unpaid Internships: What Employers Need to Know, Mercer/CCH Guide for Employers Plus
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