The Government of Ontario announces change to the formula for calculating public holiday pay

A new regulation reinstates the previous formula for calculating public holiday pay that applied prior to January 1, 2018. This change took effect July 1, 2018.

Posted:
July 13, 2018
Article source:
Government of Ontario - ServiceOntario

Steps to Justice now has information on unionized workplaces and the duty to accommodate

CLEO has added new legal information to Steps to Justice: Can my union refuse to accommodate me in another position because someone has more seniority than me?

Posted:
July 05, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

On the Radar: Personal emergency leave for workers in Ontario

Many workers don't know about their right to take personal emergency leave. This month's On the Radar is about personal emergency leave, who gets it, and how it can be used.

Posted:
July 03, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 29 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
June 29, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

CLEO has added new legal information to Steps to Justice.

Steps to Justice now has information on dress codes and uniforms at work.

Posted:
June 25, 2018
Article source:
CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario)

A woman's place

The flight of women out of criminal law is well documented, and those who stay face many obstacles.

Posted:
June 25, 2018
Article source:
Canadian Lawyer Magazine

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 22 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
June 22, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

Toronto company criticized for job ad saying 'men are preferred' for 25-pound lifting

Stating a preference of men over women is still potentially grounds for the company to be brought to the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal, say advocates.

Posted:
June 19, 2018
Article source:
The Globe and Mail

ISAC's Media & Policy News: 15 June 2018

The Income Security Advocacy Centre's bulletin includes news, updates, reports, and events from Ontario, across Canada, and around the world.

Posted:
June 15, 2018
Article source:
Income Security Advocacy Centre (ISAC)

July 11: Retiring On A Low Income

When: July 11, 2018, 6 p.m.

Where: Lillian H. Smith Library, 239 College St., Toronto, Ontario

John Stapleton from Open Policy Ontario shares how to get the most from income security programs like OAS, GIS, CPP, and ODSP.

Posted:
June 15, 2018
Article source:
Toronto Public Library