Tag: employers

On July 21, the House of Commons passed Bill C-20, an Act respecting further COVID-19 measures which makes a number of significant changes to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (“CEWS”) program including making the wage subsidies more accessible to businesses and extending its availability to December 19, 2020. The Bill provides for a base subsidy […]

We are living through unprecedented times. Although the risk to most Canadians from coronavirus (COVID-19) remains low, public health officials are taking extraordinary steps to control the spread of the virus —asking everyone to avoid unnecessary travel outside their homes, closing the borders to non-residents, and shuttering places where groups of people gather. Now employers […]