Labour and employment

Appeal on employment contract arbitration clause not devoid of merit: divisional court

Appeal on employment contract arbitration clause not devoid of merit: divisional court

The decision will have a significant impact on employees, particularly low-income workers: lawyer

Employees refusing COVID-19 vaccine mandate cannot be disciplined nor terminated: labour arbitrator

Employees refusing COVID-19 vaccine mandate cannot be disciplined nor terminated: labour arbitrator

Employer acted prematurely and disregarded employees' rights

Settlement shows class actions a tool for non-unionized employees to assert their rights: lawyer

Settlement shows class actions a tool for non-unionized employees to assert their rights: lawyer

Case comes after another Ontario security guard class action resulted in a settlement in 2020

Proposed Bill 27 compels employers to enforce a 'disconnect from work' policy but needs more details

Proposed Bill 27 compels employers to enforce a 'disconnect from work' policy but needs more details

Forces employers to prevent a culture of hard work to creep into people's personal lives: lawyer

Employers should approach employee alcohol and substance abuse with balance and empathy: lawyer

Employers should approach employee alcohol and substance abuse with balance and empathy: lawyer

The law requires employers to support disabled employees, and substance abuse is a disability

Dental hygienist who had license revoked for treating spouse applies for leave to appeal to SCC

Dental hygienist who had license revoked for treating spouse applies for leave to appeal to SCC

Most people would never make connection with 'sexual abuse,' says health professional lawyer