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Three popular articles this week on HRinfodesk

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Divisional court clarifies the meaning of a probationary period

This case explains the meaning of a “probationary” period for an employee. (In PDF)

Getting into a fix-court of appeal awards 37 months of compensation to employee on fixed-term contract

Employee awarded on appeal 37 months of compensation on fixed-term contract. (In PDF)

Current and upcoming minimum wage

The earnings of Albertans will rise October 1, 2016, when the province increases minimum wage by approximately $1 per hour.


Cristina Lavecchia

Cristina is an editor and researcher at First Reference. She is a licensed paralegal and obtained a Bachelor of Arts degree, Political Science major at York University. During Cristina's paralegal and undergraduate studies she studied employment standards, occupational health and safety, and workplace safety and insurance. Read more

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