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Briefing Notes

When Does a Resignation Really Mean “Goodbye”?

August 28, 2019

Employers often assume receiving a notice of resignation creates a clean break in the employment relationship. However, as three recent decisions from the Court of Appeal for Ontario suggest, the fact an employee has “resigned” doesn’t always mean the employment relationship has come to an end, nor that the employer is absolved from any further liability.

Safety Inspection Blitz to Target Employers of “New and Young Workers”

July 15, 2019

Ontario’s Ministry of Labour has started a summer safety inspection blitz of workplaces with high numbers of new and young (summer student) workers.

Speaking Engagements

October 29, 2019 | Priya Sarin
October 30, 2019 | Erin R. Kuzz
November 05, 2019 | Keith P. Burkhardt

Video Blogs

Workplace Harassment and Violence Obligations for Employers


Each year we are happy to host law students interested to learn about employment and labour law. If your law school has an employment and labour club (or equivalent), and you’d like to organize a visit, please contact our Managing Director, Rhonda Cohen, at rcohen@sherrardkuzz.com or 416.603.6243.  We look forward to meeting you!

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