Commentary on regulator updates, legislation and cases relating to superannuation.
Links to COVID updates, media releases, publications, in practice & courts & legislation relating to work health & safety.
Cooper Grace Ward
In recent case man appeals prison sentence received for fraudulently claiming compensation under the WC&R Act
Warning for those casuals who are receiving JobKeeper payments and continue to decline shifts for no valid reason.
Answers to some of the frequently asked questions by employer clients relating to employer mandated COVID-19 vaccinations.
PCC Employment Lawyers
Links to articles in the news and in the courts relating to employment law.
Hall Payne Lawyers
Rights of labour hire employees & their protection from unfair dismissal discussed.
Labour and Employment Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Australia, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
This Article is Part 3 of our series on the amendments to the Bermuda employment and labour legislation that will be coming into effect on 1 June 2021.
Odvjetnicki ured Ljubic
Work permit shall be issued by the Service for Foreigners based on the specified work permit quota.
As reported recently in the news, CUPE Manitoba's President was removed from his position after he was arrested for an alleged sexual assault. This situation provides an opportunity
Lawson Lundell LLP
This is the first installment of a two-part blog discussing sweeping changes to the Alberta Workers' Compensation Act (WCA) and Occupational Health and Safety Act (OHSA) made as part of the government's initiative to "cut red tape."
A recent decision of the Ontario Court of Appeal sheds light on statutory claims that may be asserted against corporate directors in a wrongful dismissal proceeding for unpaid wages and vacation pay.
McCarthy Tétrault LLP
On January 28, 2021, the B.C. Human Rights Tribunal (the "Tribunal") ordered the Government of British Columbia to pay a total of $974,167 – including a record-shattering $176,000 on compensation...
Filion Wakely Thorup Angeletti LLP
In a recent decision, the Court of Appeal for Ontario upheld the lower court's decision awarding a former employee over $1.274 million as a result of the employer unilaterally imposing a number of changes to the terms of employment.
COVID-19 has caused unprecedented disruption in the economies all over the world. Employers who have had to lay off or terminate employees are facing ever-increasing demands for larger settlements from lawyers representing employees.
Chrysostomides Advocates & Legal Consultants
Labour and Employment Comparative Guide for the jurisdiction of Cyprus, check out our comparative guides section to compare across multiple countries
The integration of non-EU nationals who are long-term residents in the EU States is key to promoting economic and social cohesion in the EU. A non-EU national who has legally resided in an EU ...
The European Commission has launched a six-week consultation with unions and employer bodies on how to improve working conditions for digital platform workers.
Travel to India is currently subject to significant restrictions in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic. This article provides details of the rules now in force.