Tag: Ontario

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Ontario Court of Appeal Confirms Employers May be Liable for Longer Notice Periods During COVID-19 and (Possibly) Beyond

November 11, 2022

Via: LexBlog

In September 2022, the Ontario Court of Appeal in Pavlov v. The New Zealand and Australian Lamb Company Limited (“Pavlov“) confirmed that an employer may be liable for a longer notice period, even for a short-term employee, based on prevailing […]

Business Law & Regulations, Privacy

Ontario financial regulator issues cybersecurity preparedness guidance for mortgage brokering sector

August 31, 2022

Via: Law Times

The Financial Services Regulatory Authority of Ontario (FSRA) recently released guidance on cybersecurity preparedness to prevent unauthorized access to sensitive client information in the mortgage brokering sector. The guidance adopts the Mortgage Broker Regulators’ Council of Canada’s “Cybersecurity Guidance,” which […]

Tax Code, Regulations and Guidance

Ontario Bar Association seeks revision of proposed regulation under new long-term care law

March 2, 2022

Via: Law Times

The Ontario Bar Association has made a submission on a proposed regulation issued by the Ontario government under the recently passed Fixing Long-Term Care Act, 2021. In Jan. 2021, the Ontario Ministry of Health and Long-Term Care issued Phase 1 […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

What does the new Working for Workers Act mean for workers and employers?

December 13, 2021

Via: Law Times

While Ontario’s recently enacted workplace legislation includes a requirement employers develop a policy related to the right to disconnect after work, as well as a prohibition – with some exceptions – on non-compete agreements, these standards were already available to […]