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Vacation deprivation study reveals differing habits worldwide

The online travel agency Expedia.com conducted a survey on vacation and vacation deprivation, comparing the habits and attitudes toward vacation time of different societies and their subsequent effects.

Proposed amendments to the Canada Labour Code

This update highlights potentially significant changes in the content and administration of the Canada Labour Code (CLC). (In PDF)

Language of employment contract endorsed for employee to receive lump sum payment

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice just interpreted a contentious clause in an employment contract and decided that a terminated employee was entitled to receive two years’ salary in a lump sum payment upon termination from employment.

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Yosie Saint-Cyr

Managing Editor at First Reference Inc.
Yosie Saint-Cyr, LL.B., is a trained lawyer called to the Quebec bar in 1988 and is still a member in good standing. She practiced business, employment and labour law until 1999. For over 15 years, Yosie has been the Managing Editor of the following publications, Human Resources Advisor, Human Resources PolicyPro, HRinfodesk and Accessibility Standards PolicyPro from First Reference. Yosie is one of Canada’s best known and most respected HR authors, with an extensive background in employment and labour across the country. Read more
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