Working Notice

Working Notice

Working Notice Working Notice In Canada, in the absence of just cause, an employer must give an employee notice or payment in lieu of notice if the employer wishes to terminate the employment relationship. When an employer gives an employee notice of its intention to...
Working Notice

Common law severance

Common law severance Common law severance In Terminating Employees, I discussed the severance obligations imposed on an employer by the BC Employment Standards Act, when an employer is terminating an employee. In this post, I will provide an overview of an...
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Contractual severance and duty to mitigate

Contractual severance and duty to mitigate Contractual severance and duty to mitigate Employment contracts often contain termination clauses which stipulate the amount of notice or payment in lieu of notice that an employer will give to an employee in the event he/she...