The Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (French: Société Radio-Canada), officially branded as CBC/Radio-Canada, is a Canadian crown corporation (state sponsored) that serves as the national public radio and television broadcaster. The English- and French-language services units of the corporation are commonly known as CBC and Ici Radio-Canada respectively, and both short-form names are also commonly used in the applicable language to refer to the corporation as a whole.Although some local stations in Canada predate CBC's founding, CBC is the oldest existing broadcasting network in Canada, first established in its present form on November 2, 1936.
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  • Gender-Based Dress Codes: Do We Need Another Law?

    … in the media discussion surrounding this issue when I spoke to Andrew Chang on CBC television.) The Bill, which would prohibit the Workers’ Compensation Board from imposing standards that vary based on a worker’s gender, gender expression, or gender identity, seeks to outlaw gender-based discrimination in the workplace. (As the Bill amends…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 15 readers -
  • Off-Duty Misconduct – What’s an Employer to Do?

    … passenger was caught on video shouting racist abuse and obscenities at his driver, and was subsequently fired by his employer. (No word yet on whether the young man who disrupted a CBC reporter by kissing her on the cheek while she was broadcasting live from the Squamish Valley Music Festival is facing any employment repercussions – although it seems…

    Wendy Woloshyn/ kentemploymentlaw.com- 33 readers -