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Jan
14
2019
Insight

10 Key Developments in Canadian Labour & Employment Law in 2018

Canada saw significant developments in labour and employment law in 2018. As we embark on a new year, we will undoubtedly see the landscape in this ever-changing area of law continue to evolve.

Jan
2
2019
ASAP

D.C. Circuit Court of Appeals Partially Upholds Obama-Era Joint Employment Standard

On December 28, 2018, a divided Court of Appeals for the D.C. Circuit upheld portions of an Obama-era standard for determining “joint employer” status under the National Labor Relations Act, sending the case back to the National Labor Relations Board.

Dec
18
2018
ASAP

NLRB Update: Board Issues New Strategic Plan, Extends Joint-Employer Rule Comment Deadline and Announces NLRB Solicitor Appointment

The NLRB recently issued a new Strategic Plan, extended the comment period on its proposed joint-employer rule, and announced the appointment of Fred B. Jacob as NLRB Solicitor.

Dec
7
2018
Insight

Self-Driving Trucks and Labor Law—A Look Ahead

Welcome to the future: The year is 2020 and a unionized trucking company has announced it is acquiring a convoy of self-driving transportation vehicles. How does this affect labor law?

Nov
27
2018
ASAP

Ontario, Canada: Bill 47, Making Ontario Open for Business Act, Receives Royal Assent

On November 21, 2018, Bill 47, Making Ontario Open for Business Act, received Royal Assent, repealing a number of amendments made to Ontario labour and employment law.

Nov
20
2018
ASAP

California Allows Employees in the Construction Industry to Waive PAGA Remedies Pursuant to Qualifying CBAs

Among the approximately 1,000 bills signed by California Governor Brown last month was Assembly Bill 1654, which allows a class of employees to waive the remedies created by the Private Attorney General Act of 2004 (PAGA).

Oct
17
2018
ASAP

Joint Employment, Wage and Hour Changes are on the Regulatory Horizon

Employers will face fewer significant regulations in the coming year, according to the Trump administration's Unified Agenda of Regulatory and Deregulatory Actions.

Oct
11
2018
ASAP

Political Speech in the Workplace: Is it Possible to Maintain Civility?

In the days leading up to the confirmation vote on Supreme Court Justice Kavanaugh, more than half of Americans said they had engaged in political discussions in the workplace about his confirmation battle.

Sep
27
2018
ASAP

El Senado mexicano aprueba la ratificación del Convenio 98 de la Organización Internacional del Trabajo

La noche del 20 de septiembre, en sesión plenaria, la cámara alta del Congreso mexicano ratificó el Convenio 98 de la Organización Internacional del Trabajo, el cual trata sobre el derecho de sindicación y de negociación colectiva.

Sep
27
2018
ASAP

Mexican Senate Approves the Ratification of Measure Impacting Labor-Management Relations

On September 20, 2018, the High Chamber of the Mexican Congress approved a bill to ratify the International Labour Organization’s Convention 98 on the right to organize and to bargain collectively.

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