Author: Brendon Pooran

15 Feb April 5 – INFORMATION SESSION FOR FAMILIES ENGAGING WORKERS

April 5, 2018 North York Region 1122 Finch Ave West 6pm-8pm On November 28th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling changes, refuse shifts,...

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15 Feb MARCH 15 – INFORMATION SESSION FOR FAMILIES ENGAGING WORKERS

March 15, 2018 Scarborough Region 1712 Ellesmere Road 7pm-9pm On November 28th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling changes, refuse shifts, and take leaves...

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15 Feb MARCH 14 – INFORMATION SESSION FOR FAMILIES ENGAGING WORKERS

March 14, 2018 Etobicoke/York Region Creative Village Studio - 4895 Dundas St. West 6pm-8pm On November 28th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling...

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15 Feb FEBRUARY 22 – INFORMATION SESSION FOR FAMILIES ENGAGING WORKERS

February 22, 2018 Central Region 20 Spadina Rd. 6pm-8pm On November 28th Bill 148, The Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, received Royal Assent and became law.  Bill 148 affects everything from the minimum wage and public holiday pay, to how employees request scheduling changes, refuse shifts, and take...

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04 Jan PooranLaw Legal Update – January 2018 – Bill 148 – The Final Word

On January 1, 2018, numerous changes to Ontario's Labour and Employment laws come into effect under the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act (the "Act"). These changes have significant implications for the Developmental Services Sector ("DS Sector"), and aggravate existing staffing challenges and financial pressure on employers who...

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13 Dec Upcoming Webinars – Register Here

Register now for the upcoming sessions in our Legal Update Webinar Series. These free legal information sessions are jam packed with up to the minute insights into the pressing labour and employment issues facing disability and developmental service agencies today. Registration links provided below. UPCOMING WEBINARS Collective Bargaining Update:...

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24 Nov ESA Exemption Feedback Process – Share your perspective

New Extended Deadline Announced - January 1, 2018 The Ontario Government recently announced new opportunities for stakeholders to provide feedback on proposed changes to certain exemptions to Ontario's employment and labour laws.  The proposed changes have profound implications for many stakeholders in the Disability and Developmental...

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