On November 30, 2021, the Government of Canada announced additional border measures and new prohibitions to address the spread of the COVID-19 Omicron variant.
All travellers arriving to Canada from any… Read More
On November 19, 2021 the Government of Canada announced significant updates to its travel rules and border measures.
Effective January 15, 2022, specific groups of foreign nationals will not be allowed… Read More
Employment and Social Development Canada (ESDC), the Federal Government ministry responsible for administering Employment Insurance (EI), has recently amended its guidance to employers completing Records of Employment (ROEs) for employees… Read More
Since the announcement of Alberta’s Restrictions Exemption Program and the City of Calgary’s COVID-19 Vaccine Passport Bylaw, companies in Alberta are increasingly implementing policies that require presentation of proof of… Read More
This blog was originally published on October 6, 2021 and has been updated to reflect the most recent announcements.
UPDATE: On October 29, 2021, Transport Canada announced new transitional measures for… Read More
On October 30, 2020 the Government of Manitoba announced province-wide changes to its #RestartMB Pandemic Response System in response to the surge of confirmed COVID-19 cases and the increasing test… Read More
On October 25, 2021, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (“CDC”) amended the January 25, 2021 Order titled, “Requirement for Proof of Negative COVID-19 Test or Recovery from COVID-19… Read More
On October 21, the Government of Canada announced the Canadian international COVID-19 proof of vaccination. The vaccine passport will show traveller’s name, date of birth and COVID-19 vaccination history –… Read More
The province-wide state of emergency declared in Manitoba under The Emergency Measures Act expires on October 21, 2021.
Manitoba-based employers who have employees on layoff should be aware of the employment… Read More
This article was originally published on October 14, 2021 and has been updated to reflect the most recent announcements.
Update: On Friday October 16, 2021, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control… Read More