Many legal uncertainties accompanied the pandemic’s arrival in March 2020. As businesses closed and events were cancelled, the legal community wondered how contractual legal concepts such as force majeure, frustration,… Read More
Christian Labour Association of Canada v Caressant Care Nursing & Retirement Homes (“Caressant”)
An Ontario arbitrator recently dismissed a grievance challenging a policy which required all staff of a retirement home… Read More
In the recent decision of LIUNA, Ontario Provincial District Council and Aecon Industrial (Wynne), Re, 2020 CarswellOnt 17235, an Ontario arbitrator upheld the termination of a grievor who attended the… Read More
The COVID-19 pandemic has affected the U.S. in a significant way since March 2020. While the current U.S. administration has taken steps toward expanding vaccine eligibility and accelerating distribution, many… Read More
On November 5, 2020, the Chief Medical Health Officer of Saskatchewan published two public health orders imposing mandatory mask requirements, and further reducing private gathering sizes, with additional restrictions imposed… Read More
This blog was originally published on September 9, 2020 and has been revised to include recent updates.
In response to the increased number of COVID-19 cases in southern Manitoba, the Manitoba… Read More
Authors: Graham Christie, Negina Khalil
This blog was originally published on November 20, 2020.
On November 19, 2020, the Provincial Health Officer (PHO) announced an order for all individuals, places of work and businesses… Read More