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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
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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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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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Fire Code Charges Withdrawn Against Foster Home Operator
On February 24, 2017, a foster home operated by Connor Homes was engulfed in flames after one of the youth living in the home deliberately started a fire inside the premises.
Canada
20 Nov 2018
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Much More Than A 15 Dollar Minimum Wage... Bill 148 And The Government's Major Reforms To Labour And Employment Laws
On November 22, 2017, the Government passed Bill 148, the "Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017". Bill 148 significantly amends the Employment Standards Act, 2000 ("ESA"), ...
Canada
27 Nov 2017
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Jail Time for Health & Safety Violations – Peter Straszynski – Torkin Manes LegalPoint Video (Video Content)
In a landmark decision released in January 2016, the Ontario Court sentenced a project manager to 3.5 years in prison in relation to a scaffold collapse...
Canada
20 Sep 2016
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Be Prepared For Workplace Accidents – Daniel Pugen – Torkin Manes LegalPoint Video (Video Content)
Many employers aren't prepared if there is a workplace accident that results in injury to an employee – both in terms of how to respond and plan internally and how to comply with the laws...
Canada
20 Sep 2016
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Marijuana And The Canadian Workplace - Peter Straszynski – Torkin Manes LegalPoint Video (Video Content)
Peter Straszynski explains the workplace challenges of accommodating the legal use of marijuana for medical purposes, and recommends a number of steps...
Canada
16 Sep 2016
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Workplace Harassment Update: Ministry Of Labour Issues "Code Of Practice"
Ontario's Bill 132 introduced new sexual harassment related provisions to the Occupational Health & Safety Act including a new mandatory investigation obligation in the case of alleged...
Canada
9 Sep 2016
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Ontario's New Workplace Harassment Laws (Bill 132)
The Ontario Government has passed Bill 132, the "Sexual Violence and Harassment Action Plan Act (Supporting Survivors and Challenging Sexual Violence and Harassment), 2016".
Canada
13 May 2016
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Jail Time For Health & Safety
The case also serves to remind employers of the diminishing tolerance for health and safety negligence and the importance of vigilance in safety training, education and enforcement of rules for management and workers alike.
Canada
11 Mar 2016
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Are You Ready To Respond To A Workplace Accident?
Many organizations are not prepared if there is a workplace accident that results in injury to an employee. An accident is not just an accident, and especially not in the workplace.
Canada
22 Feb 2016
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Bill 18 (Stronger Workplaces For A Stronger Economy Act, 2014)
Ontario’s Bill 18, the "Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act " received royal assent on November 20, 2014.
Canada
28 Jan 2015
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Nannies And Employment Law In Ontario
In Ontario, a nanny is considered an employee for all employment law purposes, and the person hiring the nanny has the legal responsibilities of an employer.
Canada
23 Jan 2015
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Summary Of Ontario Employment Law
Foreign employers planning to hire employees in Canada must be aware of the specific laws and rules governing the employment relationship in each province.
Canada
21 Jan 2015
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