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  • Marijuana at Work after LegalizationJune 28, 2018

    The Canadian and Ontario governments have now announced the Rules and Regulations for marijuana, which is set to become legal across Canada for recreational use in October of this year. The legalization of marijuana raises many new challenges and concerns about the effect on workplace safety. Can re … Read more »

  • Video Cameras in the Ontario WorkplaceJune 12, 2018

    Increases in affordability and availability have made video cameras ubiquitous in both public and private places across Ontario. More so than ever before employers are installing cameras in the workplace. Video camera surveillance raises interesting employment law issues for both employees and emplo … Read more »

  • Ontario Election 2018: Do employees get paid time off to vote?May 25, 2018

    With the Ontario Provincial Elections around the corner, some employees may be entitled to paid time off to vote pursuant to the Ontario Elections Act. The Elections Act states: Employees to have three consecutive hours for voting [6](3) Every employee who is qualified to vote shall, while the polls … Read more »

  • Equal Pay in the Ontario WorkplaceMay 21, 2018

    Over the past 30 years there has been a gradual progression to establish equal pay in the Ontario Workplace. For employers and human resource managers it’s important to recognize what your obligations are concerning equal pay and that these obligations are increasing. The Pay Equity Act For its time … Read more »

  • Stealth in a Mareva Injunction: Ontario’s First Ex Parte AppealMay 4, 2018

    This article originally appeared on The Lawyer’s Daily website published by LexisNexis Canada Inc.: Stealth in a Mareva Injunction: Ontario’s First Ex Parte Appeal. The Mareva injunction is the best tool available for victims of fraud by ensuring that a defendant’s assets do not vanish before a plai … Read more »