Last year a key legal judgement established that sleep-ins carried out by workers should be included in calculations for the National Minimum Wage (NMW). This means that members, and potential members, who do ‘sleep-ins’ and are low paid may be entitled to a pay rise and potentially back pay. 535 more words
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Never settle with ICBC too early: the courts award plaintiff almost $800,000 for deteriorating soft-tissue injury.
When negotiating with ICBC there is always a temptation to settle a case earlier than later. A recent Supreme Court of British Columbia case illustrates why this can be a huge mistake: 217 more words
One of the things that has hurt our economy and wages has been the idea of Franchises and Sub-Contract work. Some people think they are great for our economy. 785 more words