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The right to purreavement leave in Ontario

Nothing prevents employers from providing their workers with benefits greater than the minimum standards provided by the ESA. Will this extend to leave when a pet dies or leave when a young pet is adopted?

 

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Reminder: Update your policies for three new job-protected leaves for families

On October 29, 2014, three new job-protected leaves come into force under the Ontario Employment Standards Act.

 

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New leaves coming under Ontario’s Employment Standards Act

On April 29, 2014, Bill 21, the Employment Standards Amendments Act (Leaves to Help Families), 2014, received royal assent and will come into force six months after assent, on October 29, 2014.

 

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