Provinces and Territories introduced plans in various forms, which generally involve phased-in approaches to the re-opening of economies. We have summarized these plans.Read more
Stay informed of the latest workplace law developments locally, nationally, and globally. From the timely quick read In A Flash to the In-Depth Analysis of various Advisors, Mathews Dinsdale’s team keeps you up-to-date.
Premier John Horgan announced that the duration of temporary layoffs permissible under the BC Employment Standard Act has been extended to a maximum of 24 weeks, expiring on August 30, 2020.Read more
Paul McLean interviewed as part of a CityNews1130 story on CERB and the obligation to return to work. White Rock Coffee Shop Struggling to Get Workers Back.
Employers should note that time period for when a lay-off under the Canada Labour Code becomes a termination has been extended.Read more
Courts and workplace tribunals in Atlantic Canada have taken preventative measures in response to COVID-19.Read more
The Ontario Government announced an expansion of its regional approach to Stage 2 of reopening the province.Read more
Atlantic Canada, like elsewhere in the country have started to take more significant measures to help prevent the spread of COVID-19.Read more
Ontario Premier Doug Ford extends state of emergency to May 12, 2020.Read more