January 21, 2021 by Jonathan Mor in Immigration
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IRCC establishes temporary policy allowing former international students to obtain new work permit

The Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship recently announced a temporary policy that would grant a new work permit to […]

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January 19, 2021 by Allison Buchanan in Labour
  • Comments Off on Court of Appeal for Ontario clarifies that labour arbitrators have jurisdiction over long-term disability claims by unionized employees

Court of Appeal for Ontario clarifies that labour arbitrators have jurisdiction over long-term disability claims by unionized employees

The Court of Appeal for Ontario recently considered whether labour arbitrators or the courts have jurisdiction over unionized employee claims […]

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January 14, 2021 by Adrian Miedema in COVID-19
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Employer alert: Ontario issues “stay-at-home” order and new restrictions on businesses

On January 12, 2021, the Government of Ontario declared a new state of emergency, announced a “stay-at-home” order, and imposed […]

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January 11, 2021 by Henry Chang in COVID-19, General
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ArriveCAN

Introduction As part of Canada’s efforts to reduce the spread of COVID-19, all travellers are required to provide contact and […]

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January 06, 2021 by Claire Browne in Employment Standards
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New Public Health Requirements for Toronto Businesses and Organizations

On January 4, 2021, Toronto Public Health announced new legal requirements for businesses and organizations in the City of Toronto […]

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January 04, 2021 by Jonathan Mor in Immigration
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Canada enters into new bilateral youth mobility agreement with Italy

Introduction The Minister of Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship recently announced that Canada and Italy have signed a new bilateral youth […]

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December 29, 2020 by Jonathan Mor in Immigration
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Examining the concept of dual intent for temporary resident applicants in Canada

Dual intent exists when a foreign national seeks entry to Canada as a temporary resident (i.e., visitor, student, or worker), […]

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December 21, 2020 by Larysa Workewych in COVID-19
  • Comments Off on Deemed infectious disease emergency leave (IDEL) extended and new supports for unionized employers

Deemed infectious disease emergency leave (IDEL) extended and new supports for unionized employers

On Thursday, December 17, 2020, the Government of Ontario filed Ontario Regulation 764/20[1] and Ontario Regulation 765/20[2], changing the temporary […]

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November 03, 2020 by Jeff Bastien in Constructive Dismissal, Executive Compensation, General, Pensions and Benefits, Wrongful Dismissal
  • Comments Off on Case Comment: Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd., 2020 SCC 26

Case Comment: Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd., 2020 SCC 26

The recent Supreme Court of Canada (the “Court”) decision in Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd., 2020 SCC 26 [Matthews], […]

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October 15, 2020 by Cristina Wendel in COVID-19
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Episode 6: Family status accommodation and COVID-19

Dentons · Episode 6: Family status accommodation and COVID-19 In episode 6 of the Canadian Employment and Labour Law podcast, […]

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