Maternity & Parental Leaves
Maternity leave and parental leave are outlined separately under the Employment Standards Act.
Changes to Parental, Maternity, and Caregiving Benefits Under EI
In December 2017, changes were made to Canada’s Employment Insurance (“EI”) regime concerning maternity, parental, and caregiving benefits under the Employment Insurance Act. Parental Benefits Since December 3, 2017, new parents have had the option of receiving EI benefits over an extended period of time. Previously, new parents were able to claim EI benefits for… Continue reading Changes to Parental, Maternity, and Caregiving Benefits Under EI