Mathews Dinsdale is pleased to welcome Maureen Quinlan as a Partner to the Firm. Maureen is a senior employment litigator with a broad depth of experience defending complex workplace claims, particularly those covered by Employment Practice Liability Insurance. She has significant experience in civil litigation and statutory proceedings. Maureen is panel counsel for several major Canadian insurers in the EPLI area. Welcome to our team!
Attention Unionized Hospitality, Tourism and Convention and Trade Show Industries: New Relief for Impacts of COVID-19
The Regulation allows unions and employers in these industries to work together by providing employers with an alternative to putting termination and severance pay into trust. We summarize the new regulation and how it may affect employers.Read more
Hamilton Public Health Services Issues Section 22 Order
Hamilton Public Health Services has issued a Section 22 Order which allows for the closure of workplaces with 5 or more COVID-19 cases, and implements notification requirements where 2 or more COVID-19 cases are identified in connection with a workplace premises. The Order is in effect as of May 4, 2021 at 12:01 a.m.Read more
Federal Government Announces New Pathway to Permanent Residency
The IRCC announced a new one-time pathway to permanent residency for over 90,000 essential temporary workers and international graduates. It will also assist the federal government in meeting its target of admitting 401,000 new permanent residents in 2021.Read more
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