Covid-19 Category Page

Articles and resources concerning covid-19 as it pertains to those seeking employment law advice. The content of these articles, and this website generally, is not intended as legal advice and cannot be relied upon as legal advice.

Breaking news: Job-protection and COVID-19 leave of absence from work for BC workers

Job-protection and COVID-19 for BC Workers On 23 March 2020, the BC Government amended the BC Employment Standards Act (“ESA”) to provide job-protection to employees who are unable to work for reasons related to the COVID-19 pandemic. This applies to all employees in BC who are not within Federal sector employment who are ill or [...]

By |2021-05-13T11:10:40-07:00March 24th, 2020|BC Employment Standards Act, Covid-19, Loss of a Job|

COVID-19 and the workplace

What do Canadian employers and employees do in the COVID-19 outbreak? COVID-19 and the workplace - Just before this article was written, the Prime Minister of Canada announced that due to COVID-19 Canada’s borders will be closing to most tourists, and that all Canadians abroad must return home and self-isolate.  This is just the latest [...]

By |2021-07-12T15:41:44-07:00March 16th, 2020|Covid-19, Health and Safety|

COVID-19: How Labour Rights Law is responding to the Pandemic

As the global response to the COVID-19 virus continues to evolve, we want our Clients to know that we are doing everything we can to ensure that this outbreak affects our Clients, our Staff, and our Lawyers as little as possible during this difficult time. We have taken added precautions to keep our Clients and [...]

By |2021-05-13T11:10:41-07:00March 16th, 2020|Covid-19, The Firm|


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