August 10, 2021

The Divisional Court of Ontario ruled that a company’s global payroll will be considered when determining if statutory severance pay is owed to an employee.


A Guide to Severance Pay Under the Employment Standards Act, 2000

April 9, 2019

The Employment Standards Act, 2000 obligates employers to provide employees with severance pay under certain circumstances. “Severance pay” is com Read More...

“Near Cause” – Reason for Reducing Notice?

May 16, 2018

Most know the difference between “just cause” and “without cause”, and their implications for notice and severance. What if an employee’s mi Read More...

Reading Contract

No Credit to Employee for Prior Service Where Agreement Signed and Payment Provided

September 29, 2015

Hall v. Quicksilver Resources Canada Inc. - British Columbia Court of Appeal held that despite the agreement with the former employer not referring to Read More...