Legislation and law

Former couriers, Foodora reach $3.46M settlement

‘We will continue to fight for their rights, whether it is through the negotiation of this settlement or through collective bargaining with a new employer’

Former couriers, Foodora reach $3.46M settlement

Federal government passes Bill C-20

‘The re-designed Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy will ensure that more Canadian workers can count on the support they need to return to work as our economy safely re-opens’

Federal government passes Bill C-20

WorkSafeBC expands Workers Compensation Act’s coverage

COVID-19, communicable diseases now included in the act

WorkSafeBC expands Workers Compensation Act’s coverage

Alberta working on bill to restore balance in the workplace

If passed, legislation could save job creators an estimated $100 million per year by reducing red tape

Alberta working on bill to restore balance in the workplace

Ontario courts to resume in-person procedures

‘We are now taking a careful and staged approach to expanding the operations of provincial courts and implementing strict public health measures so that in-person matters can be heard safely’

Ontario courts to resume in-person procedures

Federal government announces temporary extension to recall period for laid-off workers

‘Many employers who have had to temporarily lay off employees intend to bring them back to work’

Federal government announces temporary extension to recall period for laid-off workers