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Ontario Human Rights Commission provides guidance on medical documentation and disability accommodation requests

On February 1, 2017, the Ontario Human Rights Commission (the “Commission”) released a policy position on the medical documentation to be provided when a disability-related accommodation request is made. This policy position supplements and reaffirms section 8.7 of the Commission’s … Continue Reading

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Canada’s Global Skills Strategy: what’s new for high-growth companies wishing to attract global talent in 2017?

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Canadian employers often struggle to bring in global talent and the highly skilled experts they need in order to grow, boost hiring plans and facilitate the transfer of knowledge in Canada. For those reasons, in November 2016, the Canadian government … Continue Reading

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CRTC issues first compliance and enforcement decision under CASL

On October 26, 2016, the Canadian Radio-Television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) released its first compliance and enforcement decision under Canada’s anti-spam legislation (CASL).

Until now, CRTC CASL enforcement actions have taken the form of settlements reached in confidential negotiations between … Continue Reading