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Subway Restaurant: Victoria Dr and Labour Law

subway restaurant: Some have been new immigrants making sandwiches without earning a dime, according to Toronto Star. Ruchi Lall is a new immigrant from India and has a master's degree in social work. But not everyone coming and going have been paid employees. Lall spent a month volunteering before she was able to land a temporary job. Its owner said he didn't consider labour law when he got involved. Jennifer Gauthier / for Star Metro This Subway restaurant at 6402 Victoria Dr. in Vancouver is one business participating in an unpaid work placements' program aimed at giving recent immigrants Canadian job experience. ( As reported in the news.