Bill 147, Human Rights Code Amendment Act (Awarding of Costs), 2013 (“Bill 147”) has passed First Reading in the Ontario Legislature and, if enacted, could significantly alter the legal landscape as it relates to the litigation of human rights
In a very interesting recent interim decision, Arbitrator Paula Knopf was asked to consider whether secondary school teachers could be required to attend professional development sessions scheduled during their ‘unassigned time’.
In our Education Newsletter of October, 2013 we outlined the key features of Bill 122, which provides a framework for a two-tiered bargaining system. On April 7, 2014, Bill 122 passed third reading at the legislature, establishing the School Boards
guidThe Government of Ontario announced on March 6, 2014 that it will introduce legislation to strengthen the accountability and increase the transparency of the Broader Public Sector, including school boards. Although the legislation has not yet been
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