Returning to the workplace: Navigating employee requests to work from home for childcare reasons
It has been over a year since COVID-19 first triggered a mass exodus from workplaces. Employees with young children have had to manage difficulties arising from school closures, virtual learning, and struggles to secure and maintain childcare.
Ontario Moves to Step 3 of the Roadmap to Reopen on July 16
On July 16, 2021, all regions in Ontario will move to Step 3 of the province’s Roadmap to Reopen, and the province will remain at Step 3 for at least 21 days. In this post, we analyze the legal instrument that will bring the Step 3 rules into force on July 16 and the implication of the new rules for Ontario businesses.
2021 Ontario employment and labour trends
On May 6, 2021, Norton Rose Fulbright hosted our annual half-day workplace law conference.
(A stormy) year in review: how labour decision-makers adjusted sails to weather the pandemic winds of 2020
Though a second year of COVID-19 is no gift, employers can now prepare for it with the benefit of experience they didn’t have before.