Common law notice period
May 10, 2022

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

Termination Letter

Employers Beware: A Poorly Drafted Termination Letter Leads to a Damage Award of $25,000

October 14, 2021

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice awarded $25,000 in damages against The Brick due to a lack of transparency in the termination letter.

Notice Period Extended

COVID-19 Extends Notice Period by One Month

July 27, 2021

Recent decisions consider whether an employee’s notice period should be extended due to the impact of COVID-19 on seeking new employment.


Another Termination Clause Unenforceable Due to Breach of Legislation

May 4, 2021

The Ontario Superior Court of Justice finds another termination clause unenforceable and invalid as it violates the Canada Labour Code.