Littler - Canada
On October 9, 2020, in Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd., 2020 SCC 26, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC)—the highest court in the country.
Torkin Manes LLP
In a recent class action proceeding which affected 31,000 CIBC customer service employees across Canada, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice has ruled that overtime premiums must be paid whenever overtime hours are required.
A labour arbitrator has found that a White employee's use of anti-Black racial slurs gave the employer just cause to terminate employment,
It is common for a purchaser of a business to try to limit its liability in connection with the years of service a transferred employee has with the vendor.
Watson Goepel LLP
In August the B.C. government implemented changes to the Workers Compensation Act through Bill 23, which received Royal Assent on August 14, 2020.
Burnet, Duckworth & Palmer LLP
Temporary layoff rules continue to change as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic. The law on layoffs is complex, varies between provinces and territories, and is governed ...
Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
On October 16, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada (the "SCC") released its decision in Fraser v. Canada (Attorney General) ("Fraser").
Miller Thomson LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada recently released its decision in Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd.
Aird & Berlis LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada's recent unanimous decision in the case of Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd., 2020 SCC 26,...
A class action was filed for unpaid overtime on behalf of approximately 31,000 customer service employees across Canada who worked for a bank over sixteen years.
On October 9, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada issued its decision in Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd.
A provincial election will be held in British Columbia on Saturday, October 24, 2020 ("Election Day").
On October 9, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada delivered its decision in Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Ltd. on whether a former employee is entitled to bonus payments or other benefits...
The Rules of Procedure for Acas Early Conciliation are changing on 1 December 2020.
In response to the financial hardship caused by the COVID-19 pandemic, the Government of Canada introduced the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy in April 2020, one of the largest tax programs in the country's history, ...
Clark Wilson LLP
The Supreme Court of Canada recently released Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Limited, 2020 SCC 26. In its most recent employment law judgment, the country's top ...
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On October 9, 2020, the Supreme Court of Canada released its judgment in Matthews v. Ocean Nutrition Canada Limited. McCarthy Tétrault LLP represented the Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers
On September 23, 2020, the US Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") finalized changes to its highly successful
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
The recent decision of Luan v. ADP Canada Co, from Alberta's Court of Queen's Bench, concerned the termination of a sales person who worked at ADP Canada from 2006 to 2015.
MLT Aikins LLP
On October 14, 2020, the Manitoba government introduced a number of bills; among them is Bill 16: The Labour Relations Amendment Act.