August 4, 2020

The Ontario Divisional Court clarified an employers’ duty to accommodate employees where there is frustration of contract.


Frustration of Contract “Occurs as a Matter of Law” and Does Not Require the Employer to Trigger it

July 14, 2020

The Ontario Superior Court confirms frustration of contract “occurs as a matter of law” and does not require an act of the employer to trigger it.

Mission Impossible: COVID-19 and Frustration of Contract

April 26, 2020

Given the unforeseeable long-term effects of COVID-19 on businesses, some employers may wonder about the ‘frustration’ of an employment contract.

Frustration of Contract & COVID-19

VIDEO: Frustration of Contract & COVID-19

April 23, 2020

Kyle Burgis, a senior employment lawyer, discusses frustration of contract and how it could come into play during the COVID-19 crisis.

  • Disablity in the Workplace

    Disability in the Workplace

    February 1, 2011

    Both short and long-term disability are common occurrences in the workplace. How long can such disability last, and at what point may a prolonged disa Read More...