HR Insights For the Workplace

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Costly Termination Mistakes to Avoid

From honeymoon to divorce, the latter stage – inarguably, poses the most risk to an employer from a reputational and litigation perspective.  As a final chapter to the Small Business...

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Overtime Mishaps to Avoid

BMO and Scotiabank made headlines recently when they settled their overtime class-action lawsuits.  It came at a steep cost though.  Scotiabank paid nearly $40 million plus another $12.5 million in...

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Termination Clauses in Employment Contracts

In recent years, restricting an employee’s severance entitlements to only statutory minimums via termination clauses became common practice for many employers.   The main advantage – a cost-saving measure to help...

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