Community Advocacy & Legal Centre's May 2018 newsletter is now available

Topics include CALC's new website, travel costs for mental health treatments, consumer law updates and tips, changes to the Residential Tenancies Act, employment rights, and more.

Posted:
May 17, 2018
Article source:
Community Advocacy & Legal Centre (CALC)

How workplace harassment can be prevented

A lawyer specializing in litigation and dispute resolution offers seven suggestions for preventing workplace harassment.

Posted:
May 16, 2018
Article source:
The Globe and Mail

Delivery driver wants Domino's to pay up after years of making less than minimum wage

Cervantes's Ministry of Labour claim was filed on March 9. More than a month later, he said he was taken off the franchise's work schedule.

Posted:
May 15, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 11 May 2018 - Ontario Election 2018

Every Friday until Election Day June 7, ISAC will send out election-related highlights from the previous week, as well as a short collection of other stories and resources.

Posted:
May 11, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

Ontario town's fire chief told he's too old for the job at age 61

In speaking to CTV Ottawa over the phone, Longtin said his role does not involve fighting active fires.

Posted:
May 09, 2018
Article source:
CTV News

Durham Community Legal Clinic Spring 2018 Newsletter

Topics in this issue include: New location and new hub, CICB, domestic violence, workplace mental stress, Ontario's new standard lease, ODSP, spousal relationships and social assistance.

Posted:
May 09, 2018
Article source:
Durham Community Legal Clinic

New survey aims to strengthen relationship between city of Hamilton and Indigenous community

The survey is online until the end of June and will be used to help shape a report going to city council on what sorts of actions would help improve community relations.

Posted:
May 08, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

May 31 and June 1: Injured Workers' Day Rally and Events

When: Thursday, May 31, and Friday, June 1, 2018

Where: Queen's Park

You are invited to join the overnight vigil on Thursday, May 31, and the rally on Friday, June 1, both at Queen's Park.

Posted:
May 08, 2018
Article source:
Ontario Network of Injured Workers' Groups

'It is discrimination': Sick worker wins groundbreaking case against WSIB

A landmark ruling could set a precedent for people exposed to the same chemical in different workplaces.

Posted:
May 07, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

Real income security in Ontario

A new roadmap calls for transformational change to social assistance and other income supports and challenges whoever forms the next government to take it seriously.
Posted:
May 07, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives (CCPA)