On September 10, 2019, the federal government announced the appointment of the first ever federal Pay Equity Commissioner. The Pay Equity Commissioner’s role is to provide leadership and direction for the administration and enforcement of the new federal Pay Equity Act (the “Act”). The Act establishes a new pay equity regime which is aimed at reducing gender based pay discrimination by ensuring all federally regulated employers take proactive steps to ensure they are providing equal pay for equal value.read more
Securities Law: National Instrument 31-103
Patrick Fitzgerald, a partner in the firm’s Halifax office and Chair of the Securities Law Subsection of the Canadian Bar Association (Nova Scotia), discusses National Instrument 31-103 and other securities law matters in a recent issue of The Bottom Line”
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