It is with great sadness that we note the passing of William George Phelps, Q.C., LL.B. on September 20, 2021. Bill established his reputation as one of the country’s leading labour relations lawyers and dedicated his entire 50 plus years of practice with Mathews Dinsdale. His legacy will live forever within the firm and he will be missed.
Hope for clarification and streamlining of requirements as the Ontario Ministry of Labour, Training and Skills Development is receiving submissions for potential changes until March 27, 2020.Read more
The Newfoundland & Labrador Court of Appeal recently overturned an arbitration decision which found that an employer’s inability to measure current impairment from cannabis constituted undue hardship.Read more
The Ontario Government has further extended the existing measures designed to delay temporary layoffs from triggering ESA termination and severance liabilities.Read more