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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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There’s no business like snow business: Inclement weather and employer obligations

No matter how sophisticated your business may be, severe weather conditions impose unique and unpredictable challenges. Preparing to address these issues before they occur will be key to effectively managing them. (In PDF)

The case of the unwanted admirer at the workplace

Philippe D’Aoust v. Public Works and Government Services Canada is a case about a personal relationship in the workplace. Standard exchanges between two co-workers turned into a situation where the employee became interested in the co-worker and began to pursue a romantic relationship with her.

Effective start date of ORPP delayed

After entering into an agreement with the federal government that would allow for time to find a solution to pensions and a possible enhancement to the CPP, the Ontario government has decided to delay the effective start date of the Ontario Retirement Pension Plan (ORPP).


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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 18 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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