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  • More Changes to Workplace Laws Are on the Horizon for Ontario EmployersDecember 7, 2018

    On December 6, 2018, Bill 57, Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018 passed Third Reading in the Ontario Legislature and received Royal Assent. On the same date, the government tabled Bill 66, Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2018, omnibus legislation which, if passed, wi … Read more »

  • The Right to Disconnect and More: Final Federal Post of 2018December 5, 2018

    In this smartphone and email-intensive world, should there be a “right to disconnect”? In our final Federal Post of 2018, George Vuicic looks at this question, which was discussed in the federal government’s recent report on modernizing federal labour standards. Find out what’s happening on the legi … Read more »

  • Municipalities Take Note: The Expanded Role of Integrity CommissionersDecember 4, 2018

    It is never too early to start planning for your new obligations under Bill 68, the Modernizing Ontario’s Municipal Legislation Act, 2017. Bill 68 will come into force on March 1, 2019 and will mean significant changes for Ontario’s municipal governments and local boards. Notably: municipalities wil … Read more »

  • New Enhancements to OMERS Benefits – What Employers Need to KnowNovember 29, 2018

    Recently approved pension changes to the Ontario Municipal Employees Retirement System (OMERS) may increase employer pension costs and impact workforce management. The OMERS Sponsors Corporation (OMERS SC) recently completed a Comprehensive Plan Review which involved consideration of several propose … Read more »

  • Bill 57 Referred to Committee – Note Short Deadline for Making SubmissionsNovember 28, 2018

    On November 28, 2018, Bill 57, the Restoring Trust, Transparency and Accountability Act, 2018, was referred to the Standing Committee on Finance and Economic Affairs (Committee). The Committee will meet on Monday December 3, 2018 for public hearings on the Bill. Any request to appear before the Comm … Read more »