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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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7 common questions on overtime

The Employment Standards Act provides basic conditions of employment for workers under provincial jurisdiction throughout British Columbia. Although most of these standards are fairly clear, one area of frequent confusion is with respect to overtime. (In PDF)

Termination notice awarded beyond expiry of fixed term

In a recent decision, the Alberta Court of Appeal considered the difference between constructive dismissal and simply not renewing a fixed-term employment contract. (In PDF)

Stigma keeps mental illness under wraps

Workers have mixed feelings about mental illness at work, according to a new survey by the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health in Toronto.

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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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