Articles and Presentations
Dealing with Talent: Labour and Employee Issues
This presentation was prepared for a conference dealing with employment and labour issues in the context of a sale of business. It provides a useful overview of key employment and labour law considerations when a business is sold, from the perspective of a vendor and a purchaser.
Federal Legislative Update 2019
Presented at the 2019 Employment Law Summit, this paper outlines key changes to the Canada Labour Code in 2019, and upcoming changes in 2020.
Reconciling Competing Rights: The Judiciary's Approach
Presented at the 2019 Human Rights Summit, Rishi’s paper outlines how courts approach conflicting human rights. An interesting and perplexing issue that examines the Court’s approach to resolving conflicts between statutory and constitutional human rights.
Tweaking the Test for Constructive Dismisal: Potter v. New Brunswick Legal Aid Services
In this paper, Rishi outlines a key Supreme Court of Canada decision which sets the test and framework for assessing whether or not an employee has been constructively dismissed.
Sexual Harassment in the Workplace
Workplace sexual harassment is a difficult, destructive and, unfortunately, all too common workplace problem. Zaheer’s paper discuss some of the key court decisions concerning the topic.