Overview

Our Group has learned through experience that employment and labour disputes can have a profound personal and financial impact on all involved, including: loss of valued personnel; economic impact on business; the potential destabilization and fragmentation of the work environment; and the potential for detrimental impact on business reputation.

Our Group members focus on taking a preventative approach to employment and labour related issues and disputes. This includes strongly drafted agreements, consistent and appropriate workplace training, effective and current policies, and the use of mediation and Alternative Dispute Resolution techniques.

Our clients include small business owners to large corporations and represent a wide range of industries including but not limited to, educational institutions, the entertainment industry, members of the construction industry including developers, architects, contractors and engineers.

We frequently represent clients at all levels of court and at various tribunals as well as in bargaining and non-traditional settings, including mediations and arbitration.

Our expertise includes:

  • Drafting & Implementation of Employment Agreements
  • Policy Drafting, Training, & Implementation
  • Employment and Labour Investigations
  • Protection of Confidential, Trade Secret, and Work Product Information
  • Mediating Employment and Labour Disputes
  • Human Rights
  • Labour
  • Workers Compensation
  • Employment Standards
  • Privacy
  • Employment and Labour Related Immigration

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Articles | Jun 29, 2020

Extensions to Maximum Length for Temporary Layoff: What Federally Regulated and British Columbia Employers Need to Know to Avoid Deemed Terminations

Articles | Jun 3, 2020

Legally Binding Releases: A Summary of Relevant Considerations When Drafting a Severance Agreement and Associated Release

Articles | May 21, 2020

Travel Restrictions and Self-Isolation Requirements in Canada as COVID-19 Restrictions Continue

Articles | Apr 14, 2020

COVID-19: The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy receives Royal Assent

Articles | Apr 8, 2020

COVID-19: Updates to the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

Articles | Apr 2, 2020

COVID-19: What we know, so far.

Articles | Mar 30, 2020

COVID-19: The Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy

Articles | Mar 27, 2020

COVID-19: New Federal Wage Subsidy

Articles | Mar 26, 2020

Ontario's Plan for COVID-19 Wage-Loss and Business Protection

Articles | Mar 25, 2020

COVID-19: Managing your Workforce in Periods of Economic Uncertainty

Articles | Mar 25, 2020

Job Protection Measures – Recent Amendments to the British Columbia Employment Standards Act

Articles | Mar 18, 2020

COVID-19 - Health and Safety Implications

Articles | Mar 11, 2020

Termination and Bad Faith: Proper Dealing in the Manner of Termination

News + Insights | Feb 3, 2020

Coronavirus - Employer's Best Practices

Articles | Oct 22, 2019

Keep Your Client Out Of Litigation: British Columbia Courts Rule Expiry of Limitation Period is an Absolute Bar to Commencing Third Party Proceedings

Articles | Aug 21, 2019

Post-Glimhagen: Mischaracterizing Working Relationships Continues to Cost Employers

Firm News | Apr 29, 2019

Singleton Reynolds Welcomes New Associates

Articles | Mar 13, 2019

Contractor or Employee? The Challenges of Classification

News + Insights | Mar 11, 2019

Most Singleton Reynolds Lawyers Ever Top Ranked by Benchmark Canada in 2019

Articles | Feb 22, 2019

Consent: Is It Meaningful?

Articles | Oct 29, 2018

A Reconsideration of Changing Agreements

Seminars | Aug 29, 2018

Workplace Law Seminar: Marijuana and the Workplace – Practical Tips For Employers

Seminars | Aug 17, 2018

Veronica Rossos to present on Employment Law at Experts Panel hosted by Montridge Advisory Group

Articles | Jul 26, 2018

The Google Memo: Addressing Overt Workplace Discrimination

Articles | Jul 23, 2018

Age Discrimination and Employee Benefits: A Cautionary Message From The Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario

Presentations | Feb 27, 2018

Melanie Samuels to present to Women In Film and TV

Presentations | Jan 24, 2018

Veronica Rossos to present at CPHR BC and Yukon Legal Symposium 2018

Publications | Mar 23, 2017

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