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Ontario government seeks to tighten rules that apply to mass layoffs

Canada - March 20 2023 On March 13, 2023, Labour Minister Monte McNaughton announced proposed updates to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (the "ESA"), with the changes…

Nicole Hilliard

Will Canadian employees have a public holiday to mark the Queen's funeral? It depends.

Canada - September 15 2022 With the passing of Queen Elizabeth II, many in Canada have been asking whether a public holiday will be declared - including business closures - to…

Bettina Burgess

Employers should take note of these changes to Ontario's Infectious Disease Emergency Leave

Canada - August 18 2022 While the deemed Infectious Disease Emergency Leave ("IDEL") regulation expiry date has been extended several times throughout the COVID-19 pandemic…

Nicole Hilliard

Employment, Labour & Equalities Law Webinar Series | Managing disabilities in the workplace

Canada - September 30 2021 Failure to accommodate employees' disabilities can lead to significant exposure to liability. Join Gowling WLG for the fourth webinar in the…

Jordan Epstein, Melissa Roth, Elisa Scali

Ontario government announces strengthened COVID-19 restrictions and enforcement

Canada - April 19 2021 On April 16, 2021, the Province of Ontario announced that it is strengthening enforcement of the current Stay-at-Home Order, including travel…

Tushar Anandasagar, Erica Johnston