HRTO Finds OHRC Offside the Charter

The Human Rights Tribunal has released a decision[1] which will have significant impact on all employers in the… Read More

Workers’ Compensation & Civil Claims

No Civil Action Where Workers’ Comp Available In a recent post, we discussed a proposed class action in which… Read More

How Not to Handle a Termination

A recent decision of the Ontario Superior Court[1] provides a vivid example of how an employer should not… Read More

Class Actions for Sexual Harassment

Ontario’s Human Rights Code does not allow for representative or class actions asserting a human rights violation. The statute in… Read More

New Terms of Employment

Consideration It is a fundamental legal principle that there must be a mutual exchange of something of value in order… Read More