The Ontario Government today announced that it would follow through on its "commitment made in the 2014 Throne Speech" and launch public consultations on the changing nature of the modern workplace to commence. According to the News Release:
The consultation will be conducted under the auspices of special advisors “C. Michael Mitchell, formerly of Sack Goldblatt Mitchell LLP, and the Honourable John C. Murray, a former justice of the Ontario Superior Court and prominent management labour lawyer.”
The special advisors will:
…. provide guidance on the engagement process and solicit input from the public by participating in regional consultations, holding targeted stakeholder meetings and soliciting written submissions. They will also examine academic and inter-jurisdictional research on the changing workplace.
Following the consultation process, the special advisors will submit a report to the government with their recommendations.