Punitive Damages In Employment

Punitive Damages in Canada

Punitive damages are monetary compensation awarded to plaintiffs to deter potential wrongdoers from egregious conduct.   Punitive Damages concern the defendant’s conduct, …

At Will Employment (Canada)

At Will Employment Canada

There is no such thing as ‘at will employment’ in Canada. The concept of ‘at will’ employment simply doesn’t exist …

Examples of Constructive Dismissal Cases

constructive dismissal example cases

Constructive dismissal permits an employee to stop working and demand termination pay (i.e. severance pay) or failing that sue for wrongful …

Who is Entitled to Severance Pay?

Who is entitled to severance pay

Almost everyone in Ontario is entitled to ‘severance pay’ unless that person is terminated for just cause. However, keep in mind …

Wrongful Dismissal Examples

how to prove wrongful dismissal

Wrongful Dismissal Definition Wrongful dismissal means a claim made by an employee that their employer has breached their employment agreement …