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Province reveals plan to regulate cannabis (marijuana)

On September 8, 2017, the Ontario government revealed its plans to regulate and manage the sale and use of cannabis (marijuana) in the province, ahead of the federal Cannabis Act (Bill C-45) enactment.

According to survey, employees in line for 2.8 percent pay raise in 2018

According to Willis Towers Watson’s annual survey, “Most companies [are] not under pressure to significantly increase salary budgets in near term.”

Survey finds half of workers still living paycheque to paycheque

According to the Canadian Payroll Association’s annual survey, “47 percent of working Canadians report it would be difficult to meet their financial obligations if their pay cheque was delayed by even a single week”.

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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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