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Busting Sexual Assault Myths (Still)
It's been a long time since R. v. Seaboyer1 was released in 1991 but the myths just keep on coming up in sexual assault cases.
Canada
5 Dec 2019
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Ontario Government Passes Wage Restraint Legislation
On November 8, 2019, the Provincial Government passed Bill 124, "the Protecting a Sustainable Public Sector for Future Generations Act, 2019" ("Bill 124").
Canada
26 Nov 2019
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Retirement Home Or Long-Term Care Facility
In a recent interest arbitration award that was convened for the purposes of determining a labour dispute under the Hospital Labour Disputes Arbitration Act, the Board found that a stand-alone
Canada
21 Nov 2019
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Accommodating Service Animals And Emotional Support Animals In The Workplace
The Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 ("AODA") applies to all employers in Ontario. The AODA and its regulations require that all businesses serving the public must welcome ...
Canada
13 Nov 2019
5
Diversity And Inclusion Policies In The Workplace
In the modern workplace, the role of human resources (HR) professionals is now, more than ever, complicated and varied. From ensuring the organization follows applicable legislation to
Canada
22 Jul 2019
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Court Of Appeal Affirms "Cap" Of Twenty-Four Months Absent Exceptional Circumstances
On June 19, 2019, the Ontario Court of Appeal released a decision in Dawe v. Equitable Life Insurance Company of Canada.
Canada
1 Jul 2019
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Province Of Ontario Introduces New Legislation To Cap Public Sector Wages
The Ontario Government has introduced new legislation that is entitled Bill 124, Protecting a Sustainable Public Sector for Future Generations Act, 2019. This legislation seeks to cap public sector
Canada
13 Jun 2019
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Enforcing Restrictive Covenants: The StressCrete Case
In Canada, restrictive covenants in employment agreements can be very difficult to enforce, particularly by way of injunctive relief.
Canada
29 May 2019
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Medical Cannabis And Safety Sensitive Work
Provincial and Federal Human Rights legislation requires that an employer accommodate an employee's medical condition to the point of "undue hardship"
Canada
17 May 2019
10
What Does #Metoo Mean For Lawyers?
It has been over a year since the infamous tweet encouraged people to come forward and share their experiences of sexual harassment.
Canada
8 May 2019
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The Ontario Government Eliminates Certain Ministry Of Labour Approvals
The Ontario Government has passed Bill 66, Restoring Ontario's Competitiveness Act, 2019 which amends the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (the "ESA").
Canada
23 Apr 2019
12
Highlights Of Canadian Federal 2019 Budget
On March 19, 2019, the Department of Finance (Canada) tabled a budget (the "Budget") in anticipation of its upcoming fall election. Given the substantial tax changes proposed (and enacted)
Canada
1 Apr 2019
13
Harassment Is Not A Tort – Good News For Employers
On March 15, 2019, the Ontario Court of Appeal released its decision in Merrifield v. The Attorney General of Canada. The Court's decision is an important, and welcome, finding for employers.
Canada
28 Mar 2019
14
Gender, Diversity And Equality
There's a lot of talk these days about the importance of equality/diversity in the legal profession, both because equality in the profession is a noble end in itself
Canada
4 Mar 2019
15
Credibility And Memory Issues In Sexual Assault Cases
Loretta Merritt spoke at Osgoode's Professional Development Legal Guide to Sexual Misconduct in the #MeToo Era on February 7, 2019 in Toronto.
Canada
19 Feb 2019
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Doing Business In Canada — A Legal Overview
Canada has always been a great place for non-Canadians to do business. Moreover, during the last twenty years, it has stood out among the world's nations as one of the most stable business environments, ...
Canada
31 Jan 2019
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Terminations Without Cause With Peter Straszynski - Torkin Manes Legalpoint Video (Video)
Peter Straszynski discusses terminations without cause including the difference between "with cause" and "without cause" termination and what an employee is entitled to when terminated without Just Cause.
Canada
10 Jan 2019
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The Duty Of Honest Contractual Performance With Marco P. Falco - Torkin Manes LegalPoint Video (Video)
The Supreme Court of Canada has made major changes to the law of contract, of which all lawyers in Ontario ought to be aware. In the recent decision, Bhasin v. Hrynew, 2014 SCC 71,
Canada
10 Jan 2019
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Ontario Government Overturns Previous Labour Reforms
On November 21, 2018, Bill 47, the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 received Royal Assent. Bill 47 repealed almost all of the labour and employment reforms enacted by the Wynne Government under Bill 148 just a year ago.
Canada
28 Nov 2018
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Security By Design: California's New IoT Security Laws
On Sept. 28, California became the first U.S. state to specifically regulate the security of connected devices, otherwise known as the Internet of Things or IoT devices.
United States
22 Nov 2018
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