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Federal Court of Appeal delivers tie-breaking decision: without-cause dismissals allowed under the Canada Labour Code
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • March 8 2015

The Federal Court of Appeal (the “FCA”) has laid to rest the long-standing debate over whether employees could be dismissed without cause under the


Top 10 Canadian labor & employment law developments of 2014
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • February 28 2015

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


Canada - Supreme Court releases two decisions on the role of privacy in state investigations
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • February 19 2015

Two recent decisions of the Supreme Court of Canada (“Court”) contribute to the growing Canadian case


Ontario court adopts federal test for family status discrimination
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • February 12 2015

Our regular readers may recall our previous post regarding the case of Attorney General of Canada v. Johnstone, in which the Federal Court of Appeal


Final arguments nearing end in trial of one the largest alleged Ponzi schemes in Canadian history
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • February 10 2015

A Calgary trial is nearing conclusion on criminal charges against Gary Allen Sorenson (“Sorenson”) and Milowe Brost (“Brost”) relating to an alleged


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


Canada - new privacy legislation in force in Alberta as of December 17, 2014
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 29 2015

On December 17, 2014, the amendments to the provincial Personal Information Protection Act in Alberta (“PIPA”) came into force. The Government of


Canada - Ontario court awards damages for tort of “intrusion upon seclusion”
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 29 2015

In its decision in McIntosh v. Legal Aid of Ontario (“McIntosh”) in late 2014, the Ontario Superior Court (“Court”) considered the tort of invasion


Supreme Court of Canada clarifies scope of constitutional freedom of association
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 21 2015

In Mounted Police Association of Ontario v. Canada (Attorney General), 2015 SCC 1, the Supreme Court of Canada (SCC) was asked to determine whether


“Unfriend me”: social media, discipline and discharge
  • Baker & McKenzie
  • Canada
  • January 13 2015

It is no secret that social media platforms are changing the way we communicate, the way we inform ourselves, and the way we do business. In fact