July 23, 2021

BCLI recommendations on child employment to be implemented in October 2021

Forthcoming changes to employment standards for children and young workers announced in a news release on 21 July 2021 by the Ministry of Labour will implement recommendations contained in BCLI’s 2018 Report on the Employment Standards Act.  BCLI’s report pointed out that the statutory rules in effect in BC for Read more…

October 31, 2010

Workplace Dispute Resolution Project

The Ministry of Labour asked the British Columbia Law Institute (BCLI) to conduct legal research and analysis in relation to workplace dispute resolution mechanisms in British Columbia. BC workplaces have evolved significantly over the years, both in terms of the types of employer-employee relationships and the nature of the conflicts Read more…

April 14, 2010

Family Caregiving

Funded by the Law Foundation of B.C., the Family Caregiving Research Project reviewed the current legal framework governing leave, accommodation and other entitlements available to employees who are providing care for family members, elderly parents and grandparents and disabled adult children, addressing the care needs of adults living with mental Read more…