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More Common Sense in the Courts

June 1, 2021 By Brian Babcock The Ontario Court of Appeal continues to apply a common sense approach to interpreting agreements of purchase and sale. This is bad news if you want to rely upon a technicality to try to walk away from a deal. But good news if you have common sense. In Hannivan […]

The Character of the Employment

June 1, 2021 By Brian Babcock The criteria for determining the appropriate notice period for an employee dismissed without cause are well-established as including length of service; the age of the employee; the availability of similar employment; and the “character of the employment”. We see many cases in which length of service is the focus. […]