Alissa Demerse

Human rights case highlights the danger of hasty terminations

In a BC Human Rights Tribunal case from earlier this year, the complainant, Rachel Benton, was hired to work as an administrative assistant for the respondent, Richmond Plastics Ltd., which was a...

Breaking up is hard to do: lessons from a termination gone wrong

Employees do not always leave on good terms. The case of Booton vs. Synergy Plumbing and Heating Ltd. is a reminder for employers to be careful about how they enforce company policies and how they...