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  • Is Negotiation Better Than Litigation?

    One of the most challenging decisions that parties often face while resolving disputes is whether to negotiate or litigate. While some people are naturally inclined towards litigation, negotiation can be a viable alternative in some situations. A lawyer with effective negotiation skills can help ach … Read more »

  • Should Employers Update their Vaccination Policies?

    As the COVID-19 pandemic wreaked havoc around the world, the government and employers introduced various precautions to limit the spread of the disease. The most common measures included mandatory face masks, compulsory COVID-19 testing, a remote or hybrid work environment, and a vaccination policy. … Read more »

  • Employee Rights When an Employer Has Taken Reprisal Action

    Ontario Employee rights are protected under the Ontario Employment Standards Act, 2000 (ESA) and the Ontario Human Rights Code, but reprisal may occur against an employee for exercising these rights. Reprisal occurs when an employer intimidates, dismisses, or penalizes an employee because they asser … Read more »

  • What Interim Reliefs Can You Seek from the Court during Commercial Litigation?

    Interim orders preserve the rights, assets, or interests of any party to litigation during the proceedings of the case. This article will elaborate on the interim reliefs a party can seek from the court during commercial litigation and when to request them. It will also explain how a commercial liti … Read more »

  • Canada’s Support Against Human Rights Breaches in Qatar

    Qatar’s questionable treatment of migrant workers tasked with building the FIFA World Cup 2022 (“World Cup”) infrastructure has reignited the debate around human rights and migrant workers’ rights. As Canada joins other nations in expressing concerns over Qatar’s human rights abuses, the article bel … Read more »