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Federal Election Day 2021

On Monday, September 20, 2021, Canadians will return to the polls to elect a federal government. Pursuant to the Canada Elections Act (the “Act”), every Canadian citizen who is 18 years of age or older is entitled to three consecutive hours away from work while polls are open on election day in order to cast […]

FEDERAL ELECTION 2019

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/4″][vc_single_image image=”4277″ img_size=”large”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”3/4″][vc_column_text]On Monday, October 21, 2019, Canadians will return to the polls to elect a federal government. Pursuant to the Canada Elections Act (the “Act”), every Canadian citizen who is 18 years of age or older is entitled to three consecutive hours while polls are open on election day in order to […]

FEDERAL ELECTIONS: EMPLOYERS’ RESPONSIBILITIES

[vc_row][vc_column width=”1/3″][vc_single_image image=”2040″ img_size=”full”][/vc_column][vc_column width=”2/3″][vc_column_text]On Monday, October 19, 2015, Canadians will return to the polls to elect a federal government.  Pursuant to the Canada Elections Act (the “Act”), every Canadian citizen who is 18 years of age or older is entitled to three consecutive hours while polls are open on election day in order to […]