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  • "It ain't over till it's over." – Yoga Berra's Profound Answer to Employment Law's Vexing Question

    “It ain’t over till it’s over.” According to a very quick Google search, the very height of what passes for research in 2020, Yogi Berra first uttered the phrase about baseball’s 1973 National League pennant race. While he almost assuredly never intended to do so, Berra has provided the quintessenti … Read more »

  • Quit While You're Ahead and Leave the Numbers Out of It

    Quit while you’re ahead and leave the numbers out of it. Those are the fundamental lessons from the decision of the Court of Appeal for Ontario in Rossman v. Canadian Solar Inc., 2019 ONCA 992 (CanLII). In yet another case concerning a contractual termination clause, the Court of Appeal for Ontario … Read more »

  • CCLA Candidate Statement

    Hi. My name is Sean Bawden and I am running for re-election as a trustee of the County of Carleton Law Association. I practice law as a member of the in-house legal department of Canopy Growth Corporation (NYSE: CGC; TSX: WEED), a multi-faceted cannabis company headquartered in Smiths Falls, Ontario … Read more »

  • Keeping Babies in Bathtubs – ONSC Maintains Termination Clause Notwithstanding Contractual Issues

    If an employment agreement contains one provision concerning the way by which one’s employer could terminate the agreement/employment with cause and a separate provision addressing the way by which the employer could terminate without cause, and the “for cause” provision is deemed to be illegal, the … Read more »

  • Thank You!

    Thank you! On December 31, 2019, this blog was inducted into the Canadian Law Blog Awards Hall of Fame. As noted by the organizers of the “Clawbies”: Every year, we add several names to the Clawbies Hall of Fame. Publications must have at least three prior Clawbie awards for consideration. Once they … Read more »