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Is freedom of contract dead in Canadian employment law? Termination clauses and benefits continuation through the notice period

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
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  • March 13 2015

Many in the employer community were surprised by three recent cases in which the Ontario courts struck down termination clauses in employment

The expanded scope of constructive dismissal: the Supreme Court of Canada applies the duty of good faith in contractual relationships

  • Baker & McKenzie
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  • Canada
  • -
  • March 10 2015

The Supreme Court of Canada (“SCC“) has clarified and expanded the scope of “constructive dismissal”. In Potter v. New Brunswick Legal Aid Services

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

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

Top 10 Canadian labour & employment law developments of 2014

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

To ring in the New Year, we highlight the ten most significant developments in Canadian labour and employment law in 2014 (in chronological Order):

Eli Lilly files Notice of Arbitration against Canada: Canada’s troubling patent utility requirement

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • October 23 2013

On September 12, 2013, Eli Lilly filed a Notice of Arbitration in its NAFTA claim against Canada, stating that Canada's judicial "promise utility

Global guide to competition litigation

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Argentina, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Brazil, Canada, China, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Italy, Japan, Mexico, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, United Kingdom, USA
  • -
  • October 1 2012

Competition litigation is a fast growing and complex area of commercial litigation that often requires coordination of strategy across jurisdictions

The evolution of fraudulent conveyance Indcondo v. Sloan

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

On July 31, 2014, the Honourable Mr. Justice Penny of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice ruled in favour of the plaintiff in Indcondo Building

When worlds collide: addressing off-duty employee misconduct

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

Many believe that what employees do on their own time should not be regulated by employers, but the boundary between the workplace and an employee's

Supreme Court of Canada recognizes constitutional right to strike: what does it mean for employers?

  • Baker & McKenzie
  • -
  • Canada
  • -
  • January 30 2015

Overruling one of its own decisions, the Supreme Court of Canada today has determined that the “right to strike” is protected under s. 2(d) of the