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Constructive Dismissal Still Under Construction

“constructive dismissal can [occur when]… a series of acts that, taken together, show that the employer intended to no longer be bound by the contract.”  – Potter v. New Brunswick Legal Aid Services Commission [2015] 1 SCR 500  http://canlii.ca/t/ggkhh  Introduction Constructive dismissal was revisited by the Supreme Court of Canada last year in the case […]

Authors:

Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal is a Professor of Law at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta.
 

Patrick Tapuska
Patrick Tapuska is a student at the Haskayne School of Business
 

Changing Terms of Employment

Introduction Darrell Wronko started work at Western Inventory Service Limited (WIS) in 1987, right after graduating from university. He worked at the company for 17 years, including four years as Vice President of National Accounts and Marketing. In 2000, he signed an amended employment contract, which included a significant improvement to his termination clause. The […]

Authors:

Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal
Peter Bowal is a Professor of Law at the Haskayne School of Business, University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta.
 

Colleen Hoy
Colleen Hoy recently earned her MBA from the Haskayne School of Business at the University of Calgary in Calgary, Alberta.
 


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