Heather Hettiarachchi comments on the recent Ontario human rights case of Shoppers v. Tan, which centered on the issue of racial profiling in the retail industry.
In this October 2015 article from Douglas Magazine, Heather Hettiarachchi offers advice to employers and employees on how to respond to bullying in the workplace.
Andres Barker explains the various ways that the common law and employment standards legislation differ with respect to employee dismissal in British Columbia. (Canadian Employment Law Today, Sept 30/2015, published by Canadian HR Reporter, copyright Thomson Reuters.)
Simon Kent speaks to BC Business about the ins and outs of working as, and with, an independent contractor.
Kent Employment Law speaks to Chimp.net about our first (successful!) charitable giving campaign.
Heather Hettiarachchi was interviewed by The Province about workplace harassment in the hospitality industry.
Heather Hettiarachchi speaks to HRM Online and offers employers tips on employee social media use.
Richard Johnson writes about access to justice issues in the most recent issue of Canadian Lawyer magazine.
The British Columbia Supreme Court recently confirmed that a dismissed employee who is subject to a non-competition clause may be entitled to increased wrongful dismissal damages.
The British Columbia Supreme Court recently ruled that an employee being sued by a former employer was able to take the unusual step of using the British Columbia Employment Standards Act as a shield against the employer’s claim.