Monthly Archives: November 2011

Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities

By January 1st 2012, all businesses and nonprofits in Ontario with one or more employees (full-time, part-time, seasonal, or contract) are required to comply with a set of obligations under the Accessible Customer Service Standard. This includes consultants, manufacturers … read more

Ontario employers may be on the hook for long term disability benefits when terminating employees

In the context of a restructuring in 2003, Canac Kitchens terminated without cause a 55 year old employee with 24 years of service.   The employee was given the statutory minimum payment of 31.79 weeks and his LTD coverage terminated at … read more