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Published on: 13 Jul 2011 By

Temporary Layoffs: A Lesson for Unwary Employers

While watching a professional development webcast for employment lawyers last month, what stuck in my mind was that I needed to blog about temporary layoffs. Why, you ask?  Well, after practicing employment law for the past 12 years, I have come to realize how few employers understand their …

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Published on: 14 Jun 2011 By

Have taxpayers “had it” with Union tactics and benefits?

How times have changed!  Back in the dark ages of my youth, we took postal strikes for granted.  Every few years, the posties got restless and our Sears catalogue was delayed for a week or two.  Unless it was the Wish Book, most people pretty much took it in stride.  Not so today.  Judging by...

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Published on: 17 May 2011 By

Don’t forget to review your Workplace Violence and Harassment Policies and Programs!

It has now been almost 1 year since Bill 168 came into force on June 15, 2010 and, as such, it is time to review and, if necessary, revise your workplace violence and harassment policies and programs. If you recall, Bill 168 amended Ontario’s Occupational Health and Safety Act, thereby impos…

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