Contributions and Community
Business Representative Re-Cap
The 31st Annual Owen Sound Salmon Spectacular, presented by LIUNA Local 1059, saw more than 100,000 people come out to the Georgian Shores Marina in Owen Sound between Friday, August 24 and Sunday, September 2. But did you know that event attendees could reel in more than just fish at this year’s event? Read on to find out more about what Local 1059 had to offer at the event!
Legal and Legislative
It has been almost a year since Bill 148, the Fair Workplaces, Better Jobs Act 2017 was enacted. In that time, some much needed clarification has been provided to employees, Unions and Employers alike. One of the most prominent amendments to the Employment Standards Act, 2000 (“ESA”) under Bill 148 was the enhancement of Personal Emergency Leave (“PEL”). Read on to find out more about recent decisions regarding PEL, and how they may affect you.