3 things HR needs to knowUpdates from Consult CarswellBy Brian Kreissl07/12/2010|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 07/09/2010 Organ donor leave in ManitobaManitoba has instituted organ donor leave under its Employment Standards Code. This allows an employee to take a 13-week unpaid leave of absence from work to donate an organ or other body tissue. The leave can be extended by an additional 13 weeks in accordance with a doctor’s recommendation. Employees must have worked for the same employer for 30 days to qualify. Ontario is the only other jurisdiction to have similar employment standards provisions.Supreme Court to rule on effects of delays in privacy proceedings To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.