Intern group withdraws from consultations

Federal government looking to incorporate internships into Canada Labour Code
By Sabrina Nanji
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 03/04/2016

While the federal government is trying to decide how to incorporate internships into the Canada Labour Code, an association representing interns and young workers has said it will no longer be part of the conversation.

In early February, the Canadian Intern Association withdrew from the government’s consultation process, saying the current proposals would allow for four-month unpaid internships in some federally regulated sectors.