Manitoba eLaw – New Edition – Labour and Employment Update

Our eLaw editor has been churning out updates fast and furiously (or should that be with fire and fury?) This February 2018 Update No. 31 on
Labour and Employment Law contains the following:

In This Issue
Expanding the Scope of the Prohibition Against Workplace Discrimination: SCC (British Columbia Human Rights Tribunal v. Schrenk)
Reasonable Notice and Compensation for Manner of Dismissal: MBCA (Grant v. Electra Sign Ltd.)
Conduct Decision Unreasonable: MBCA (Ahmed v. College of Registered Nurses)
Reduced Duty of Fairness Applies to Investigatory Bodies: MBCA (Kuny v. College of Registered Nurses of Manitoba)
Adding New Breach of Contract Claim in CNR Pension Dispute: MBQB (Hall et al v. Canadian National Railway)
Legislative Update
Recommended Reading
Upcoming MBA Programs
2018 Accommodation Law Conference

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Contents Update – Canadian Labour & Employment Law Journal

We just received Volume 20, Issue No. 2 of Canadian Labour & Employment Law Journal with the theme of “Frontiers of Human Rights in Canadian Workplaces”. Featured articles:

  • Addressing Work-Family Conflict in Quebec: The Gap Between Policy Discourse and Legal Response – Stéphanie Bernstein
  • Gender, Religion and Workplace: Reimagining Reasonable Accommodation – Vrinda Narain
  • Competing Visions of an Inclusive Society: The Charter of Quebec Values and the Workplace – Louis-Philippe Lampron
  • Trends in Human Rights Damages: Courts, Statutory Tribunals and Labour Arbitration – Michelle Flaherty
  • Survival of the Fittest: The Failure to Accommodate and Compensate in the Canadian Armed Forces – Julie Harmgardt
  • Just Cause – Industrial Discipline at Arbitration in the 1940s – Paul Craven
  • Judicial Review of Labour Relations Board and Labour Arbitration Decisions in the Post-Dunsmuir Period in Ontario – Luba Yurchak

Please contact the library if you would like a copy of any of these articles.