Tag Archives: privacy

June 25, 2015

Employees terminated without cause have a duty to mitigate their damages by taking reasonable steps to secure alternate employment. In Steinbach v. Clean Energy Compression Corp, the court found that the employee’s efforts to find new work, particularly by electing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

December 9, 2014

Denton’s Occupational Health and Safety group covers the Schmig decision of the Canadian Industrial Relations Board (CIRB) from earlier this spring. The CIRB dismissed a safety reprisal complaint brought by the self-represented Schmig after he missed a number of deadlines … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

November 20, 2014

Alberta introduced Bill 3, the¬†Personal Information Protection Amendment Act, 2014, on Tuesday and passed first reading. A copy of the Bill is below, but critics are already concerned that the proposed changes don’t go far enough to address the structural … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

November 5, 2014

Yesterday, Bank of Canada Governor¬†Stephen Poloz seemed to step in it with some comments he made to a House of Commons Standing Committee on Financing. Blogs and twitters are up in arms over his suggestion that out of work youth … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

November 4, 2014

Alberta is embarking on a public consultation to solicit comments regarding proposed changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Code. You can go through the survey to see the proposed changes and provide your input. Deadline is January 31, 2015. … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment