January 3, 2019

Israel Foulon LLP, Peter Israel and Chris Foulon listed in the 2019 Lexpert/ALM 500

We are pleased to announce that the 2019 Lexpert / American Lawyer Guide to the Leading 500 Lawyers in Canada has ranked Israel Foulon LLP in the “Who’s Who in Canadian Law Firms”category of Labour Relations, Employment and Pension Lawyers.   Israel Foulon LLP was among a group of only 15 Toronto based law firms recognized…

December 10, 2018

Proposed Bill 66 Will Amend the Posting and Overtime Provisions of the Employment Standards Act, 2000

On December 6, 2018, the Ontario government introduced omnibus legislation entitled Restoring Ontario’s Competitiveness Act, 2018 (Bill 66) that, when passed, will amend multiple statutes, including the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (“ESA”). The changes to the ESA include: Abolishing the requirement that employers post the ESA poster in the workplace, Removing the requirement for the…

November 23, 2018

The Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 (Bill 47) and the Pay Transparency Act

The Ontario government has passed the Making Ontario Open for Business Act, 2018 (Bill 47). Bill 47 will come into effect on January 1, 2019. The Act will repeal amendments made by the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act, 2018 (Bill 148) that came into effect last year, as well as amendments under Bill 148 (e.g.,…

November 14, 2018

Confidentiality in mediation

By AdvocateDaily.com Staff Confidentiality means different things to different people, Toronto employment law mediators Barry B. Fisher and Peter Israel tell AdvocateDaily.com. (Read more…)

November 6, 2018

Significant Proposed Changes to the Canada Labour Code

The Canadian government has proposed changes to the Canada Labour Code that would significantly affect federal undertakings and federal workers. It is not yet known when Bill C-86, which was introduced in the House of Commons on October 29, 2018, will become law. Under the proposed Bill, federal workers would be entitled to five days…

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