On-demand webinar | COVID-19: Managing your workforce through crisis

24 March 2020

Across all sectors, efforts to contain COVID-19 have significantly impacted the continuity of business in Canada - and forced employers to ask tough questions. To help our clients navigate this challenging time, Gowling WLG's Employment, Labour & Equalities Group invites you to watch our on-demand webinar, designed to give clarity on a range of complex employment law topics - including with respect to recently announced legislation.

Topics include:

  • New COVID-19-related leaves and their implications on your workforce
  • Temporary layoffs and their implications
  • Forcing employees to take vacations
  • Mandatory overtime and excess hour agreements
  • Medical notes
  • Work sharing
  • Remote work arrangements

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This webinar qualifies for up to one hour of substantive content toward the mandatory CPD requirements of the Law Society of Ontario. It will also count for up to one hour of CPD under the rules of the Law Society of British Columbia, and up to one hour of continuing education credit under the rules of the Barreau du Québec.

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