Briefing Note on the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2017

Sherrard Kuzz LLP has made available an executive summary, including specific commentary, of the Special Advisors’s Final Report of the Changing Workplaces Review and Bill 148. It is available here. CEO previously communicated that the proposed legislation represented sweeping changes to Onta...

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Province to introduce Construction Reform Legislation

Attorney General, Yasir Naqvi, is expected to table the government’s long-awaited construction reform legislation this week, just before the legislature rises for the summer recess. The draft bill, focused on reforming the existing Construction Lien Act, is also expected to propose a regime...

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Province expected to introduce legislation informed by Changing Workplaces Review

Labour Minister Kevin Flynn is expected to table legislation early this week that will enable recommendations made by the recently released final report and recommendations of its Changing Workplaces Review. The 173-recommendation report will significantly impact all Ontario businesses as it propos...

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