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  • Welcome to Minken Employment Lawyers

    Our Exclusive Focus Minken Employment Lawyers provides expert legal services, both locally and abroad, on a full range of Canadian workplace issues. As a boutique firm, we practice employment law exclusively and have over 30 years of experience in guiding both employers and employees. For a full lis … Read more »

  • Is Your Workload Impacting Your Mental Health or Well-Being? What To Do If Your Employer Won’t Listen.

      Workplace stress can have a very real and detrimental effect on our health, as can any ongoing stressors. The CMHA (Canadian Mental Health Association) refers to stress as “a reaction to a situation” that isn’t necessarily about the actual situation. It goes on to say that we feel stress when our … Read more »

  • What to Do When HR Won’t Do Anything

      Part of the function of an HR Department is to resolve personnel complaints ranging from harassment to discrimination and even violence. But what happens when you file a complaint and it seems that HR simply does not have your back? Sadly, this is a scenario that many Canadian workers face. The go … Read more »

  • Sweeting v. Mok: When an employer’s angry words constitute termination

      When an employment relationship deteriorates, tensions can run high and sharp words might be exchanged between employers and employees. The case of Sweeting v. Mok, 2017 ONCA 203 provides a caution to employers to watch their language: something said in an argument with an employee may come back t … Read more »

  • Newmarket Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Awards October 17, 2019

    Date: Thursday, October 17, 2019, 5:30pm Location: The Manor, Event Venue, 16750 Weston Rd., Kettleby, ON L0G 1J0 Minken Employment Lawyers is proud to be a sponsor of the Newmarket Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Business Excellence Awards. Local businesses whose achievements and community involvement h … Read more »