We Recently Moved, Please Note Our New Address

Your Work is Our Business
Minken Employment Lawyers is a specialty employment law boutique that provides expert legal services on a full range of workplace issues to employees, employers, law firms, corporate counsel and human resource departments in a variety of industries. Our specialized knowledge of the laws governing employment relationships, experience in dispute resolution and mediation allow us to bring a unique and valuable perspective to the table. Through over 25 years of experience, we have gained a thorough understanding of the underlying motivations, thought patterns, aims and strategies often at play in employment law matters. This expertise is one of the reasons we continue to develop insightful, comprehensive and practical strategies for winning client cases, regardless of which side we represent.

Celebrating 25th anniversary of the firm in 2014

Some of our areas of expertise include providing guidance, advice and representation with respect to the Hiring Process (Employment Contracts, Executive Contracts and Agreements, Independent Contractor Agreements); Employment and Workplace Policies; Rights and Obligations of Employees and Employers; Employment Terminations (strategic advice regarding Terminations, Wrongful Dismissal, Constructive Dismissal, Cause Terminations, Temporary Lay-offs, creation and review of Severance Packages and structuring etc.); Human Rights in the Workplace; Harassment and Discrimination in the Workplace; Employment Standards and other legislation compliance and more…

Greater Toronto Employment Lawyers

Minken Employment Lawyers

The modern workplace is not as simple as it used to be. Minken Employment Lawyers provides expert legal services on a full range of Canadian workplace issues. We’ve had over 25 years of experience helping employers and employees save costs, prevent litigation and secure rights and entitlements.

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145 Main Street Unionville

Minken Employment Lawyers have moved into a new law office and mediation centre, circa 1835 – The McKinnon-Eakin House on Main Street in Unionville, Ontario.

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British Columbia
August 18, 2014, Comments Off

The renewal of the Foreign Qualifications Recognition funding agreement between British Columbia and the federal government will allow more skilled immigrants to have their professional qualifications recognized in the province.

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Child Care – Employers Must Accommodate
July 31, 2014, Comments Off

Recently the Workplace Safety and Insurance Appeals Tribunal found the limits on chronic mental stress claims in the Workplace Safety Insurance Act to be contrary to the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms.

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Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC)
July 22, 2014, Comments Off

People living in Ontario with mental health disabilities and addictions are protected against discrimination and harassment by the Ontario Human Rights Code under the grounds of “disability”.

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Workplace privacy is a very complicated area of employment law and can arise in many different situations involving the collection, use and disclosure of private information. There are various areas of dispute between employers and employees surrounding privacy in the workplace.

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  • Minken Employment Lawyers
  • 145 Main Street Unionville
  • British Columbia
  • Child Care – Employers Must Accommodate
  • Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC)
  • Laptop with lock and chain