Given the widespread impact of COVID-19 on employers and employees, more applications to vary modern awards are expected.
Employers should ensure compliance with the Privacy Act when dealing with personal information of staff and consumers.
Because of COVID-19 pressures, many employers are considering redundancies, stand downs or reducing or cutting hours.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
The inquiry will examine the overall effectiveness, impact and shortcomings of the employee share scheme tax rules.
Corrs Chambers Westgarth
Class actions are an inevitable risk of the COVID-19 pandemic, with funders and law firms already beginning to mobilise.
Koury Lopes Advogados
Compartilhamos a seguir os principais pontos da MP 927, que trata de medidas de natureza trabalhista destinadas a manter emprego e renda em razão do Coronavírus (COVID-19).
Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP
The downturn in business across Canada amongst the COVID-19 pandemic has resulted in employers having to make difficult decisions to ensure business viability. Many employers are considering a temporary reduction in staff.
Stikeman Elliott LLP
This post was originally published March 20, 2020 and was last updated on April 2, 2020 to reflect developments in Québec, in the Federal Courts, and at the Manitoba Court of Queen's Bench.
Alexander Holburn Beaudin + Lang LLP
On March 5, 2020, the B.C. legislature passed Bill 7 into law. The bill replaces the Arbitration Act, RSBC 1996, c 55 (the "Old Act") with a new Arbitration Act (the "New Act").
Norton Rose Fulbright Canada LLP
As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to spread, the Alberta government may begin requiring the closure of private facilities to slow transmission of the virus.
COVID-19 has abruptly halted the administration of most legal disputes in Canada. With current court restrictions and shutdowns throughout the country, ...
April 3, 2020 – Canada's immigration system remains open as Immigration Refugees and Citizenship Canada (IRCC) continues to receive and process applications, while Canada's provinces continue to promote its programs under coronavirus. Here are five reasons to apply for Canada immigration now.
Lawson Lundell LLP
April 3, 2019 - Canada's immigration system remains operational despite the impact of the unprecedented global battle against the spread of coronavirus.
Sheppard Mullin Richter & Hampton
The unique EU State aid control law requires, in principle, prior notification by Member States and approval by the Commission of all State aid. During a time of crisis, like the COVID-19 pandemic,...
Today, every competition authorities belonging to the European Competition Network (the European Commission, the European Free Trade Association Surveillance Authority and EU/EEA ...
As Covid-19 expands and Governments take increasingly restrictive measures, particularly with regard to borders,...
Khurana and Khurana
The efficacy of substantive laws depends, to a large extent, upon the quality and clarity of the procedural laws.
Ronan Daly Jermyn
This Insight provides an update to our previous Insight published on 25 March 2020 prior to enactment of the Bill.
The extraordinary circumstances of the COVID-19 pandemic has presented new challenges for all of us. At Ogier, our robust business continuity planning and technological infrastructure have been...