Employment

Publications

08.05.20

Return to work considerations for Alberta employers
Employment Bulletin
By Bob Graham, Leslie-Anne Bowyer (Student-at-Law) and Yang Guo (Student-at-Law)

03.04.20

Weathering the storm: financial relief for businesses made available in response to the COVID-19 pandemic
Employment and Tax Bulletin
By the BD&P Employment and Tax Groups

20.03.20

The new Government measures to tackle the COVID-19 pandemic: an FAQ for employers
Employment Bulletin
By Janna Young and James Jeffrey

10.03.20

Preventing the spread of COVID-19 in the workplace: key considerations for Alberta employers
Employment Bulletin
By Janna Young and James Jeffrey

18.06.19

Open for Business Act: Changes to Alberta’s Employment Standards Code, Employment Standards Regulation and Labour Relations Code
Employment Bulletin - June 2019
By Janna Young, Ashton Butler and Alanna Wiercinski (Summer Student)

17.06.19

Best practices for employers accommodating transgender workers
Employment Bulletin - June 2019
by Janna Young and Ashton Butler

04.04.19

​Overhaul of the Canada Labour Code and the implications for federally-regulated employers
Employment Bulletin - April 2019
By Janna Young and Ashton Butler

05.02.19

Have employer obligations changed following the recent amendments to the Alberta Workers’ Compensation Act?
Employment Bulletin - February 2019
by Janna Young and Ashton Butler

29.01.19

Random drug testing in the workplace – what does the Suncor case mean for other employers?
BD&P Employment Bulletin
by Ashton Butler and Janna Young

05.04.18

Occupational Health and Safety Act Changes—Will Your Organization Be Ready?
BD&P Occupational Health & Safety Bulletin - April 2018
Craig Alcock and James Murphy

02.01.18

Alberta’s Bill 30 Overhauls Workers’ Rights under Occupational Health and Safety and Workers Compensation Legislation
BD&P Client Bulletin - January 2018
Craig Alcock, Paul Beke and Deirdre Fleming, Student-at-Law

14.12.17

Changes to the Employment Standards Regulations and Further Amendments to the Employment Standards Code
BD&P Client Bulletin - December 2017
by Gina Ross and Kyle Isherwood

30.11.17

Tax-Free Job Perks? Only if the CRA Says So.
BD&P Client Bulletin - November 2017
Darian Khan

21.06.17

In Stewart v Elk Valley, SCC upholds self-reporting drug policy of employer
BD&P Client Bulletin - June 2017
Paul Beke and Braeden Pivnick (Summer Student)

08.06.17

Employment and Independent Contractor Relationships: A Primer
BD&P Start-Ups and Early-Stage Companies Newsletter - June 2017
Wendy Zhu and Kyle Isherwood

30.05.17

Bill 17 – The Alberta Government’s Proposed Changes to the Employment Standards Code and the Labour Relations Code
BD&P Client Bulletin - May 2017
Wendy Zhu and Kyle Isherwood

04.01.17

Director & Officer Liability
BD&P Director & Officer Liability Newsletter - January 2017
Brandon Holden, Gina Ross, Carole Hunter, Evan Dixon, Hazel Saffery, Jack Schroder, Craig Alcock, Kelsey Clark, Kyle Isherwood and Paul Beke

07.07.16

Don’t Take Chances With Safety
BD&P Construction Newsletter - July 2016
By James Murphy and Alex Norris

26.04.16

How Liability Exposure Goes Up for Directors & Officers in Tough Times
JWN Energy Oil & Gas News - April 2016
by Carole Hunter and Gina Ross

12.01.16

Drug Use, Insubordination and Abuse of Company Time
Oilsands Review - January 2016
Rachel West and Kim Nusbaum

01.12.15

Sometimes, Enough Is Enough: Recent Developments in “Just Cause” Terminations
BD&P Employment & Labour Newsletter - December 2015
Rachel West and Kim Nusbaum

01.12.15

Garnishees: What Employers Need to Know
BD&P Employment & Labour Newsletter - December 2015
Rachel West and Simina Ionescu-Mocanu

01.12.15

Onward and Upward: the Duty to Mitigate
BD&P Employment & Labour Newsletter - December 2015
Wendy Zhu and Sydney Black

01.12.15

Are Bonuses Really Just Bonuses? A Look at Whether Bonuses Are Payable Post-Termination
BD&P Employment & Labour Newsletter - December 2015
Tina Lee and Kyle Isherwood