Upcoming and Significant Changes to Ontario Workplace Regime

Authored by Philip A.S. Milley, Associate Director, Legal Affairs  In 2015 the Ontario government initiated a Changing Workplaces Review, which resulted in a 416-page report (the “Report”) containing several recommended changes to the regulation of employment and labour in the province. The Report has garnered much attention from employees and… More

Canadian Council of Christian Charities Granted Intervener Status in Wall Case

This entry is part 3 of 3 in the series Wall v. JWs.

The Supreme Court of Canada has allowed 11 groups (some of which will appear jointly making 9 applications) to intervene in the “Wall case.”  This case will be heard in Ottawa on November 2.  It has attracted a lot of attention among religious communities because it deals with the rights… More

CRA Has Moved! Charities Must Update Their Receipts!

Authored by Philip A.S. Milley, Associate Director, Legal Affairs The Canada Revenue Agency (“CRA”) has recently transitioned its website to its new domain: www.canada.ca/en/revenue-agency.html. The “Canada.ca” domain will act as the primary location of all Government of Canada websites. It appears that many of the Charities Directorate pages have transitioned to… More