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Topic: Covid 19

Employment, Labour and Human Rights Law Covid-19

Mandatory Vaccination Policies for Canadian Workplaces
May 18, 2021

As the COVID-19 vaccine becomes more widely available to Canadians, can it be made mandatory? The Canadian Employment Group belonging to Lawyers Associated Worldwide (“LAW”), a global...

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Employment, Labour and Human Rights Law Covid-19

COVID-19 - OHS considerations for Alberta employers
February 25, 2021

Written by Natalie L. Leclerc and Aicha Kouyaté We previously discussed whether employers could make obtaining the COVID-19 vaccination mandatory for their employees. Notwithstanding the...

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Privacy Law Covid-19

Privacy factors for businesses considering COVID-19 vaccination requirements
February 2, 2021

Written by Michael A. Custer We previously discussed the issue of whether employers in Canada could require COVID-19 vaccinations for their employees returning to work on the blog here....

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Privacy Law Covid-19

How the Federal COVID-19 App Compares to ABTraceTogether
January 8, 2021

Written by Michael Custer

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Employment, Labour and Human Rights Law Covid-19

COVID-19 vaccination: can employers make vaccination mandatory for employees?
December 17, 2020

Written by Suzanne M. Porteous and Ryan J. Barata

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Covid-19

COVID-19 update - November 2020
November 27, 2020

The Partners have made the decision to return to remote business operations effective Friday November 27, 2020. With rapidly escalating case numbers in Alberta, Carscallen LLP has...

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Commercial Litigation Covid-19

COVID-19 Update: Provincial Court of Alberta
August 5, 2020

Written by Carrie Akister The Provincial Court of Alberta (“Provincial Court”) has implemented its staged resumption of court activities, following the temporary suspension of court...

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Employment, Labour and Human Rights Law Covid-19

Alberta government's proposed COVID-19 legislative amendments
June 25, 2020

Written by Catherine A. Crang, Q.C. and Aicha Kouyaté The Alberta government recently introduced legislation entitled Bill 24: COVID-19 Pandemic Response Statutes Amendment Act 2020...

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Covid-19 Banking and Financial Services

Criminal Interest Rates in Canada and COVID-19
June 17, 2020

Written by John M. Davidson and Zubair Hussain

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Business Law Covid-19

Financial assistance and relief programs available for struggling Alberta businesses
June 11, 2020

Written by Paul Klein  A number of governmental measures and economic benefits have now been introduced to assist small businesses suffering economically as a result of the COVID-19...

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