Court of Appeal Confirms Employer Liability for Employee Injury Incurred Outside of the Course of Work
In the decision of Eynon v Simplicity Air Ltd [Eynon] the Ontario Court of Appeal (“ONCA”) upheld an award of punitive damages against an employer in the amount of $150,000,
On July 9, 2021, the Ontario government announced that the province will be moving in to Step 3, the final stage of its 3-step reopening framework, as of 12:01 AM on July 16, 2021.
The Ontario Divisional Court (the “Court”) has changed which employees will be entitled to severance pay. In the recent decision of Hawkes v Max Aicher (North America) Limited [Hawkes], the Court [...]
New Ontario Decision: IDEL Regulation Does Not Prevent Constructive Dismissal, CERB Payments Don’t Reduce Damages, and Employers Not Paying Statutory Termination Entitlements Justifies Punitive Damages
In the recent (and currently unreported) decision of Fogelman v IFG [Fogelman], the Ontario Superior Court of Justice (the “Court”) held that O. Reg. 228/20: Infectious Disease Emergency Leave [...]