MinterEllison | Australia | 30 Sep 2022
The Bill signals a significant change in focus of the Sex Discrimination Act to the systemic prevention of sexual harassment, sex-based harassment…
Lexology PRO | Australia, Belgium, Canada, etc. | 13 Sep 2022
California looks set to create a fast-food working standards authority, Spain passes a law on anti-workplace harassment, and Saturday will no longer be a working day in Belgium – plus other key updates.
Matthew Howse, K Lesli Ligorner, Walter Ahrens, Michael D. Schlemmer and Sabine Smith-Vidal
Morgan, Lewis & Bockius LLP
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Bowmans | South Africa | 17 Aug 2022
The new Code of Good Practice on the Prevention and Elimination of Harassment in the Workplace seeks to address the elimination and prevention of all forms of harassment (and not only sexual harassment) that pervade the workplace. But which types of harassment can occur in the workplace? The Code deals with the concept of harassment broadly and highlights specific forms of harassment.
Lexology PRO | Canada, Ukraine, United Kingdom, etc. | 15 Aug 2022
A US court upholds mandatory arbitration for gig economy drivers on wage and hour issues and Ukraine introduces “on-call” and zero-hour contracts – plus other key updates.
Lexology PRO | Africa, Australia, Canada, etc. | 25 Jul 2022
Clear anti-discrimination messaging, vaccination policies, and confidential infection reporting lines should be top of employers’ lists when preparing against monkeypox.
Rubin Thomlinson LLP | Canada | 22 Jul 2022
In the summer of 2020, there was an incident involving a City of Toronto Municipal Standards Officer, Michael Rushton, and two Black women, Eva…