Changes to Parental Leave

The 2017 budget lays out the Federal Governments plans to extend parental leave and benefits to 18 months. New parents can now choose to take 18 months of leave at a benefits rate of 33% of their average weekly earnings, or 12 months of leave at a benefit rate of 55%...
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Temporary Layoffs 101

Temporary Layoffs 101 Temporary Layoffs 101 The Employment Standards Act of BC allows employers to temporarily layoff employees only if the layoff: is expressly provided for in the employee’s contract of employment; is implied by well-known industry-wide...