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Employment lawyers on returning to work during and after the pandemic

May 10 2020 — Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press — TORONTO — As provinces begin the slow process of reopening their economies and people start returning to the workplace, questions abound about the rights and responsibilities of employees and employers in the aftermath of COVID-19. The Canadian Press asked two employment lawyers, Adam Savaglio, a partner at Scarfone Hawkins LLP, and Lior Samfiru of Samfiru Tumarkin LLP, to answer some […]

Employment lawyers on returning to work during and after the pandemic

May 10 2020 — Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press — TORONTO — As provinces begin the slow process of reopening their economies and people start returning to the workplace, questions abound about the rights and responsibilities of employees and employers in the aftermath of COVID-19. The Canadian Press asked two employment lawyers, Adam Savaglio, a partner at Scarfone Hawkins LLP, and Lior Samfiru of Samfiru Tumarkin LLP, to answer some […]

Zoos look for financial help to feed animals during COVID-19 closures

Apr 16 2020 — Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press — TORONTO — Cash-strapped zoos and aquariums across Canada are soliciting donations from the public to keep their animals fed and cared for during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Toronto Zoo, the Calgary Zoo and the Vancouver Aquarium all say they're facing new financial strains as they enter a second month of closures. The facilities typically rely on admissions and […]

Zoos look for financial help to feed animals during COVID-19 closures

Apr 16 2020 — Nicole Thompson, The Canadian Press — TORONTO — Cash-strapped zoos and aquariums across Canada are soliciting donations from the public to keep their animals fed and cared for during the COVID-19 pandemic. The Toronto Zoo, the Calgary Zoo and the Vancouver Aquarium all say they're facing new financial strains as they enter a second month of closures. The facilities typically rely on admissions and […]