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The Government of British Columbia introduced a new Franchises Act in the legislature on Monday. The legislation is expected to pass the legislature this fall and become law in 2016 as both the...

Effective October 1, 2015, Ontario’s minimum wage will increase by 25 cents to $11.25 per hour. This represents a 2.2 percent increase to the province’s minimum wage.

Students under 18 who...

On May 8, 2015, the Superior Court of Quebec confirmed that the addition of any extra charges to the advertised price of a product or service is prohibited, even if a customer or client has prior...

As most RCC members will be aware, on May 28, 2015, the Federal Government introduced a Notice of Ways and Means to eliminate the GST/HST on feminine hygiene products, effective July 1, 2015. This...

On June 19th, Prince Edward Island Finance Minister Allen Roach tabled a 2015-16 PEI budget featuring no major tax increases and the promise that next year’s budget will be balanced. Despite the...

As part of its election platform, the NDP committed to raising Alberta’s minimum wage to $15.00 by 2018.

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On June 15, 2015 Alberta’s new Premier Rachel Notley outlined her government’s agenda for the next session of the Alberta legislature in the Speech from the Throne. Following a historic victory...

On June 10, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill to repeal COOL provisions for beef, pork and chicken. While this marks a critical step in ending the trade dispute, the U.S Senate must...

Toronto, June 9, 2015 — The Business Alliance welcomed the commitment made by federal, provincial and territorial ministers at their meeting Tuesday to have a renegotiated...

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