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Nov 24, 2014
Claim wrongful dismissal, harassment; unhappy with union

Nov 21, 2014
Case brought to Canada for justice, says lawyer

Nov 19, 2014
Company president fell for subordinate but his affections weren't returned

Nov 13, 2014
Union claimed discrimination against female teachers

Nov 11, 2014
Bill 18, the Stronger Workplaces for a Stronger Economy Act, 2014, will amend five different labour and employment-related statutes in Ontario

Nov 6, 2014
Release employee signed on termination was clear and employer was forthright in its dealings with her

Oct 23, 2014
Reasonable notice should be bridge to full pension if dismissed employee is close to eligibility: Ontario court
GLOBAL
EMPLOYMENT LAW NEWS
Nov 17, 2014
26 CEOs have been charged out of 280 companies presecuted for significant safety violations since 2001

Nov 14, 2014
Growing concern over workers moving to other EU member countries to abuse their welfare systems

Oct 8, 2014
Employee argue security process is part of the job and they should be paid for time spent going through it

Sep 23, 2014
Company required additional paperwork from permanent resident employees vs. those who were U.S. citizens, contrary to immigration law

Sep 10, 2014
Michigan firing latest in series of controversial dismissals of gay staff at Catholic schools

Sep 8, 2014
Woman's death while sleeping in car between shifts at three differend doughnut stores highlights demands for higher minimum wage
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Standard restricting workers compensation for mental stress to that caused by sudden and unexpected events discriminatory

Employee’s refusal of accommodation options not a failure of employer to accommodate: Adjudicator

Employer had evidence that should have quelled suspicions about worker’s injury, but employee didn’t help his case by exaggerating

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Next Issue: November 26, 2014
Cynthia Ingram, a lawyer with Keyser Mason Ball, explains to Canadian HR Reporter TV what the components of thorough workplace investigations include.

Managing an Aging Workforce

Best practices in managing older workers and generational diversity will prepare your organization for the demographic shift of an aging population
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