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Disconnect between EI insurable earnings and hours for statutory holidays

Employment standards drive what employees must be paid for statutory holidays – either for entitlement to the holiday itself or for actual work on the holiday. Every employment standards jurisdiction in Canada requires that statutory holiday pay, the entitlement to … Continue reading

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Overtime rates on commissions or other incentive earnings

For most employees paid by the hour, or even on a fixed salary, overtime rates are based on an employee’s regular hourly rate. But what happens when employees aren’t just paid on the basis of time? How are overtime rates … Continue reading

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