Inna Koldorf quoted in The Lawyer’s Daily article on new Ontario infectious disease legislation

March 23, 2020 | Inna Koldorf | Vaughan

The Lawyer's Daily, "Lawyers divided over protection provided by new Ontario infectious disease legislation"

Labour and employment lawyers in Ontario are divided on whether the recently passed Employment Standards Amendment Act (Infectious Disease Emergencies), 2020 goes far enough to protect workers and provide direction for employers during the COVID-19 pandemic.

According to a government release, the Act, which was passed on March 19, was meant to provide “job-protected leave for employees who are in isolation or quarantine due to COVID-19, or those who need to be away from work to care for children because of school or day care closures or to care for other relatives.”

Read the full article here.