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COVID-19: Update on Federal Wage Subsidies

Posted March 30, 2020 On Friday, the Federal Government announced that it would vastly expand its original plan to provide wage subsidies for businesses struck by COVID-19 disruptions. The government announced that…

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COVID-19: Update on the WSIB

Posted March 27, 2020 All organizations have had to respond to the COVID-19 Pandemic, and the Workplace Safety & Insurance Board (WSIB) is certainly among them. This post provides a summary of…

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COVID-19 – Weekly Legal Update Webinar Series

During this Pandemic we will be hosting WEEKLY WEBINARS related to COVID-19. These webinars are designed to address updates on key issues of importance to employers in the developmental and social services sectors….

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COVID-19 – Weekly Webinars

During the  Pandemic we will be hosting WEEKLY WEBINARS related to COVID-19. These webinars are designed to address updates on key issues of importance to employers in the developmental and social services…

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Ontario Passes COVID-19 Response Legislation

In a full day sitting yesterday, the Ontario government (represented by only 24 MPPs) convened, introduced, debated and passed Bill 186, Employment Standards Amendment Act (Infectious Disease Emergencies), 2020.  The Bill amends…

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