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Jeffrey B. Champion Q.C. appointed as a Judge of the Provincial Court of Alberta

Posted: May 4, 2020

Bishop & McKenzie LLP is pleased to announce that Jeffrey B. Champion, Q.C., a partner in the Edmonton office's litigation group, has been appointed as a Judge of the Provincial Court of Alberta.

COVID-19 EMPLOYER INFORMATION UPDATE #6 - CANADA EMERGENCY WAGE SUBSIDY UPDATE

Posted: April 15, 2020

Current and accurate as of April 14, 2020

COVID-19 EMPLOYER INFORMATION UPDATE #5 - CHANGES TO THE EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS CODE

Posted: April 7, 2020

Current and accurate as of April 7, 2020

COVID-19 EMPLOYER INFORMATION UPDATE #4 - CANADA EMERGENCY WAGE SUBSIDY

Posted: April 1, 2020

Current and accurate as of April 1, 2020

LEASING FAQS FOR COMMERCIAL LANDLORDS

Posted: March 31, 2020

For commercial landlords and tenants, COVID-19 presents unprecedented challenges. To assist, Kamil Umar, Partner of Bishop & McKenzie LLP's Commercial Leasing group, has authored a COVID-19 Commercial Leasing FAQs sheet to answer your pressing legal questions.

COVID-19 EMPLOYER INFORMATION UPDATE #3

Posted: March 26, 2020

Current and accurate as of March 26, 2020

As the situation with COVID-19 continues to unfold in Alberta and around the world, businesses are coming to grips with the reality that this situation will likely continue for longer than originally anticipated, and with much more broadly reaching effects.  We are continuing to do our best to stay abreast of the latest developments so that we can assist our clients to navigate these increasingly difficult times.

COVID-19 EMPLOYER INFORMATION UPDATE #2

Posted: March 20, 2020

Current and accurate as of March 20, 2020

COVID-19 EMPLOYER INFORMATION UPDATE

Posted: March 18, 2020

Current and accurate as of March 17, 2020

We know that your business is dealing with a lot of uncertainty and anxiety right now considering COVID-19, and its effects on your operations and employees. We are hearing from many clients who are anxiously trying to balance the safety and security of their employees with the needs of their business now and into the future.

COVID-19 Response

Posted: March 17, 2020

We understand the challenges in the spread of COVID-19 and the global pandemic declaration by the World Health Organization (WHO). At Bishop & McKenzie LLP, we have been planning and implementing various precautionary measures and adjusting our operations to make efforts to ensure the health and safety of our employees, clients and families, and of the greater communities in which we operate. We will continue to monitor the situation as it changes.

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