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Ontario divisional court upholds reinstatement after 10 years

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • September 30 2014

The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario’s decision to reinstate Sharon Fair almost 10 years after her employment was terminated has been upheld by the

“Winners” and “losers” in alleged Ponzi schemes: court approves bankruptcy trustee’s settlement with parties who did not lose money

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 21 2014

When a Ponzi scheme collapses, as with musical chairs, there will be some investors with a place to sit, while others are bereft of such comfort

MacDermid, Inc. v. Deiter, 702 F.3d 725 (2d Cir. 2012)

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • March 25 2013

Plaintiff MacDermid Chemicals ("MacDermid"), a Connecticut company, decided to terminate the employment of Defendant Jackie Deiter, who worked and

Insolvency - 201314 annual case update

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 7 2014

The Office of the Superintendent of Financial Institutions ("OFSI") and the pension plan administrator for Aveos, Aon Hewitt, brought a motion

North America tax news & developments - volume 14, issue 4

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada, USA
  • -
  • August 31 2014

On June 19, 2014, the US Supreme Court in United States v. Clarke, 134 S. Ct. 2361 (US 2014), weighed in on the issue of what a taxpayer must show to

Anti-fraud monitoring: the employer’s right of surveillance

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 26 2014

Employee surveillance is an excellent and available method by which companies can protect against fraud. Monitoring of company-supplied hardware

British Columbia Court of Appeal upholds Mareva injunction in aid of international arbitral proceedings, overturning lower court

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • June 6 2014

In a decision sure to please the international arbitration bar and those who pursue asset recovery in fraud matters alike, our team was recently

Whistleblower protection: the importance of internal policies

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • May 12 2014

Source: www.personneltoday.com Employees are often reluctant to report suspected misconduct because they fear retaliation from those that are

Court certifies overtime class action

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • February 23 2010

In a decision released on February 19, 2010, the Ontario Superior Court of Justice certified a multi-million dollar class action lawsuit brought by a sales employee alleging that the Bank of Nova Scotia ("Scotiabank") failed to pay overtime to current and former sales employees, whose duties and responsibilities involve selling a variety of Scotiabank's products, including mortgages, credit cards, lines of credits, and RRSPs, to Scotiabank's customers

Ontario Court of Appeal finds a new tort for the invasion of privacy

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • March 23 2012

On 18 January 2012, the Ontario Court of Appeal released its decision in the case of Jones v. Tsige, recognizing a common law tort for the invasion of privacy in rare circumstances