News ChadFinkelstein to speak at CFA Seminar October 30, 2014

Chad Finkelstein will be presenting on franchise law considerations at the Canadian Franchise Association "How to Franchise Your Business" seminar to be held Ocotober 30, 2014 in Mississauga, Ontario.

Time’s Up, The Deadline to File For Continuance Under the Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act has passed
The deadline to file for continuance under the new Canada Not-for-profit Corporations Act (the “Act”) for all federal not-for-profit corporations incorporated under the Canada Corporations Act was October 17, 2014. Corporations that have not yet continued under the Act are at risk of dissolution by...
3 New Leaves of Absence for Ontario Employees – effective October 29, 2014
Ontario’s Employment Standards Act, 2000 will now include three new unpaid leaves of absence as set out below. The new leaves are in addition to the existing leaves as set out in my previous blog on May 2, 2013, entitled “Employee Leaves of Absence”.   Family Caregiver Leave Critically...
Severance Pay – The $2.5M Payroll threshold includes payrolls outside Ontario, according to the Ontario Superior Court
Severance: The Basics There are two types of statutorily mandated pay that an employer may be required to provide an employee upon termination: (a) termination pay and (2) severance pay. Both termination and severance pay are minimum employment entitlements, they cannot be contracted out of, and...