COVID-19: One Month Out. What Have We Learned and What Do We Need to Know?
Aired on Thursday, April 23, 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has rapidly changed the business landscape for Alberta employers. Our employment lawyers address a number of common areas for employment-related questions and highlight evolving legal considerations that employers should be aware of when managing their workforce in this unprecedented time.
ON THE AGENDA:
- Introduction: the current COVID-19 landscape
- Legislative updates
- Temporary layoffs
- Group termination
- New quarantine leave
- Employee refusals to work and human rights considerations
- Common law implications
- Financial assistance for employers