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  • What Employment Laws Will Look Like In The FutureMay 24, 2017

    Dentists in Ontario got a glimpse in how they will be expected to manage their employees in the future, with the release of the much-anticipated “Changing Workplaces Review“, finally made public on May 23, 2017. The 420-page report contains 173 recommendations to changes to Ontario’s employment and … Read more »

  • WARNING: Upcoming Potential Ministry of Labour Inspection BlitzMay 2, 2017

    Spring is in the air! April showers have come and gone, the flowers are blooming, planting of our vegetable gardens has already begun, the warm weather is upon us. It’s a great time of year. A great time of year for Ontario Ministry of Labour Workplace Inspection Blitzes and Initiatives! Workplace I … Read more »

  • How Much Do Ontario Dentists Make?May 1, 2017

    A Google search for the keywords “How much does an Ontario dentist earn?” referred me to a 2014 Globe and Mail article. In that article, based on a conversation with the then Canadian Dental Association’s president, than an average dentist earns $140k a year before taxes.  Hmmmm… that was a few year … Read more »

  • What’s in a Good Reference?April 24, 2017

    I had a dentist ask me whether they have to give a good/bad/any reference for an employee who no longer works for them.  They were concerned, because it is a relatively small industry, that anything less positive they said about the employee would come back to hurt them. My response? Just tell the t … Read more »

  • More on changes to HR in the 2017 BudgetApril 24, 2017

    I’ve finally had a chance to review the 280-page federal budget for this year (building upon the work done by Michael Carabash on our blog) with an eye to employment law and what dentists need to know. Here is my brief overview of changes we can expect as a result of the 2017 Federal Budget: 1. Enha … Read more »