This month’s On the Radar highlights information on the rules about hours of work and breaks, as featured on the Steps to Justice website.
New rules mean that parents on social assistance who also get child support payments now have more money. This month’s On the Radar highlights this change. It also talks about some other things that people on assistance should know if they get child or spousal support.
This is an article published by CLEO on November in 2016. Original source can be read online.
The publication by CLEO, Consumer Law Series: Telephone and internet scams,” dated March, 2014, produced in English by CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/ Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario) can be read online.
The CLEO Consumer Law Series: Identity Theft, dated December 2013, produced in English by CLEO (Community Legal Education Ontario/ Éducation juridique communautaire Ontario) can be read online.
Recent changes to Ontario’s Employment Standards Act (ESA) mean that there are now rules about the handling of tips and gratuities in the workplace. This month’s On the Radar looks at these new rules, including when workers get to keep tips and what they can do to protect their rights.
If you have been fired or laid off with no notice, or no pay, your employer may be breaking the law. Find out about your rights under the Ontario Employment Standards Act (ESA).
IKEA Canada recalls LATTJO Bat Cape. For the details, please refer to the link.
Recent reports point to the many negative effects that lack of paid sick time has on workers. Illnesses spread because workers can’t afford to take time off and hospital emergency departments see people who can’t get to their doctors during office hours.
Many things change after separation or divorce, including what tax credits and benefits someone might get. By filing a tax return, some benefits apply even if a person has little or no income.
CLEO Family Law Series. See original document here: http://www.cleo.on.ca/en/publications/childsupport
With temperatures dropping, this month’s On the Radar has some information to help tenants stay warm.
Original Source: “Common Questions: Unfair practices: When sellers break the rules” by Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
Original Source: “Common Questions: My husband has abused me and threatens to have me deported if I report him to the police. Does he have the power to do that?” by Community Legal Education Ontario (CLEO)
Loblaw Companies Limited and Strang’s Produce Inc. are voluntarily recalling certain Farmer’s Market and Strang’s Produce brands of Russet Potatoes from the marketplace due to possible food tampering with nails and needles.
“Traffic Safety” continues to be a priority for the Toronto Police Service. Canada Road Safety Week is a national traffic safety and enforcement initiative conducted in partnership with the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police and police services from across Canada.
The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a series of distraction thefts appearing to target older people in 51 Division. They asking people to make their family and friends aware of these distraction-theft techniques.
The Toronto Police Service would like to inform the public of an arrest in an ongoing Break-and-Enter investigation. The investigation ran from Wednesday, April 15, 2015 to Friday, May 1, 2015.
The Toronto Police Service would like to make the public aware of a series of 58 recent daytime Break-and-Enters over the past six weeks in the northwest part of 42 Division.
On Thursday, March 19, 2015, the Toronto Police Service made the public aware of an arrest in a Sexual Exploitation investigation.