Commentary

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="full_width" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern"][vc_column][vc_column_text] By Dylan Snowdon Substantial changes to Alberta’s Employment Standards Code (the “Code”) will be coming into force on January 1, 2018 (details here).1 This article highlights and explains an important change that impacts the rules regarding overtime and how...

Alberta employers considering random drug and alcohol testing in unionized and safety sensitive environments have been waiting for the Alberta Court of Appeal’s (“ABCA”) decision in Suncor Energy Inc. v Unifor Local 707A (“Suncor”). ...

On January 1, 2018, major changes to Alberta’s Employment Standards Code will come into force.  Employers should be aware of the changes and examine policies and payroll practices to determine what updates are required....