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Trick or Treat?? Changes to the Canada Labour Code take effect 31 October 2014

The recently enacted changes to the Canada Labour Code (Code) – buried in Bill C-31, the 300+ page fall budget implementation bill – are set to take effect as of October 31, 2014.   962 more words

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Labour Law Essentials

Today I attended the Labour Law Essentials program hosted by the Ontario Bar Association. I would like to share a few pointers from the event, which mainly focussed on labour arbitrations. 209 more words

Overworking staff could cue a costly lawsuit

Employers should take note that complaints of being overworked are not simply a symptom of workplace dysfunction, they can be a cue for a lawsuit. 612 more words

Executive

Ministry Unveils Compendium On Nigerian Labour Laws

The Federal Ministry of Labour and Productivity on Tuesday in Abuja, unveiled a compendium of Nigerian Labour Laws and other related laws on conflict resolution and productivity development in the country. 11 more words

Labour Law

UK 'Work Schemes' for Unemployed May Constitute Forced Labour

Are The Sector-Based Work Academy Scheme (SBWA) And The Community Action Programme (CAP), Created Under The Jobseeker’s Allowance (Employment And Enterprise) Regulations 2011, In Breach Of International Legal Prohibitions On Forced Labour? 228 more words

Human Rights

Foreign Employment and the Social Cost Involved

By Pushpa Pokharel

Labour migration is not a new trend in Nepal. It started almost two decades ago, most importantly in search of better employment opportunities. 612 more words

Labour Law

Report details labor violations left unresolved at Apple supplier in China

A new report published today by non-profit organization Green America and industry watchdog China Labor Watch accuses Apple of various violations of Chinese labor laws at one of its suppliers in the country ( 323 more words

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