How to Win an Employment Suit: Strategies for Employees and Employers

Financial Post: 13 July 2005 All Rights Reserved.

How do you win in court? A common adage is that winning or losing a trial is a function, in roughly equal proportions, of the strength of each side’s case, the skill of counsel and the judge you happen to draw. Continue reading How to Win an Employment Suit: Strategies for Employees and Employers

Discipline Is Not the Same Thing as Firing

Financial Post: 6 July 2005 All Rights Reserved.

Employees in high-pressure jobs often jump before they are pushed and claim constructive dismissal, fearing that they will be otherwise fired.

Laara Sinclaire knew that her position, touting time-share condos in Whistler, B.C., was only as secure as her latest results. Continue reading Discipline Is Not the Same Thing as Firing