Update on EI and related benefits

Recorded on October 26, 2022


[55:20] This session provides an update on EI and other related federal benefits.


Presentation materials (PDF download)


0:00 Introduction

04:51 Where have we been

08:30 Where are we now

09:35 Who is covered by EI

11:12 Types of benefits

12:20 Difference between qualifying and entitlement

14:00 Qualifying for regular benefits

19:19 Disqualifications

31:49 Benefit period

33:44 Staying of benefits

34:19 Availability

49:30 EI debt

50:36 Overpayment

52:48 Payment plans



Kevin Love, Community Legal Assistance Society


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