Employment Law Services
We advise employers and employees on matters including planning and negotiation, executive employment contracts, confidentiality and non-competition issues, shareholder disputes, mergers and acquisitions, and labour and employment injunctions.
TGC Articled Student Kemily Ho attended at a presentation hosted by the CBA Labour and Employment Law section on April 26, 2016, that addressed how to conduct successful workplace investigations. Some important takeaways from the meeting for employers include: (1) Consider a workplace assessment, which is less adversarial than a workplace investigation, in order to limit potential exposure to … Continued
TGC lawyer and football fan Martin Sheard blogs on the reinstatement of Tom Brady’s suspension here.
TGC lawyer Ian Kennedy successfully defended a pre-judgment garnishing order obtained in favour of a client who is bringing an action for wrongful dismissal against his former employer. As set out in the decision, pre-judgment garnishment orders are an extraordinary remedy and require strict compliance with statutory requirements. The level of compliance required to obtain pre-judgment garnishment … Continued
On April 13, 2016, Blair Curtis and Joe McArthur will be presenting a case update at the Canadian Bar Association Civil Litigation Section meeting. The focus of the meeting will be on the duty of good faith in the performance of contracts following the Supreme Court’s recent decision of Bhasin v. Hrynew, 2014 SCC 71. … Continued