Breach of Human Rights Code
July 30, 2022

Landmark Decision: an employer breached the Ontario Human Rights Code when it terminated an employee who refused to comply with the vaccination policy.

classifying an employee

Employer Alert: Are You at Risk of Having Your Workers Classified as Employees?

June 29, 2022

Improperly classifying an employee as an independent contractor may have significant legal consequences for an employer.

Common law notice period

Another Extended Notice Period Due to COVID

May 10, 2022

When determining what an employee’s common law notice entitlements are following termination of employment, Courts will consider the Bardal factors.

Workplace Sexual Assault

Sexual Assault at the Workplace: Analysis Must Always Start at the High End of Misconduct!

January 24, 2022

The trial judge erred in determining the sexual assault in this case amounted to the low end of the seriousness spectrum of misconduct.