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Legalization is in the Air - Ontario Moves to Amend Previous Government’s Cannabis Legislation
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • September 30 2018

...Dependence on recreational cannabis where it amounts to a disability would also require accommodation, as is the case with alcohol dependence....


Legalization Draws Near, Where are We Now on Employee Testing?
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • September 11 2018

...Ensure that the proposed testing policy is in sync with the organization’s accommodation policy and that both policies adequately address employees who...


Inability to Monitor Residual Impairment From Medical Cannabis May Constitute Undue Hardship
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • August 20 2018

...The legal obligation of accommodation would only be engaged where a disability has been established....


Alberta Strengthens Workplace Safety Legislation
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • March 20 2018

...The employer must accommodate the work or the workplace to the needs of the worker unless the accommodation would cause undue hardship....


Federal Government Adds “Gender Identity” And “Gender Expression” to Canadian Human Rights Act
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • June 20 2017

...Employers who receive an accommodation request should take steps to ensure they are collecting the relevant information without infringing upon employee...


Top 10 Canadian Labour & Employment Law Developments of 2015
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • December 30 2015

...This test is generally viewed as more favourable to individuals seeking accommodation than previous tests....


Accommodating a prospective employee at the interview: 3 things to consider when adapting your recruitment process
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • October 22 2014

...Communicating in writing was reasonable accommodation in the circumstances....


Ontario divisional court upholds reinstatement after 10 years
  • Baker McKenzie
  • Canada
  • September 30 2014

...Employers should therefore seriously consider the possibility of reinstatement when the accommodation process breaks down....