August 13, 2019

In this decision, the Ontario Court of Appeal considered the effect of an employee’s resignation and re-employment in a wrongful dismissal case.

Reading Contract

Nagribianko v. Select Wine Merchants Ltd.: Court of Appeal on the Meaning of Probation Period

July 24, 2019

In Nagribianko v. Select Wine Merchants Ltd., Ontario’s highest court considered whether a cursory probationary clause contained in an employment co Read More...

Contracts and Agreements

Ontario Court of Appeal Rules on Employer’s Manner of Dismissal – Duty of Good Faith and Fair Dealing

June 5, 2019

In Ruston v. Keddco MFG. (2011) Ltd. Ontario’s highest court recently upheld a substantial damages and costs award against an employer that breached Read More...


Ignoring Workplace Harassment Proves Costly

May 29, 2019

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice case of Bassanese v. German Canadian News Company Limited et al., is a cautionary tale of the financial conseque Read More...