Employment

  • Drawing the line on personal use: Lawyers Weekly

    … Drawing the line on personal use: it’s a challenge to handle employees distracted by technology at work By Saul Chernos, Lawyers Weekly, December 23, 2016 issue Use of company time for personal business is hardly new. But rapid advances in high-tech, hand-held communications have ratcheted things up a notch. Read Richard Johnson’s perspective on this evolving employment law issue in Lawyers Weekly here. The post Drawing the line on personal use: Lawyers Weekly appeared first on . …

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  • Focused job hunt takes time, flexibility: Lawyers Weekly

    … Focused job hunt takes time, flexibility By Jillian Kestler-D’Amours, Lawyers Weekly, December 2, 2016 issue Focusing on how you will fit into a prospective work environment is critical to avoid “going from the frying pan into the fire” and being forced to move on within a short period of time, explains Vancouver human rights and employment…

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  • Disrupting Disruptive Innovation: Are Uber Drivers Employees of Uber? Part I

    … to basic employment laws that, among other things, require them to reimburse its drivers for gas, car insurance or other driving-related charges---costs for which most taxi companies already reimburse their drivers. More important, however, is the ripple effect that such a determination would have on the flourishing companies currently feasting…

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