Tag: layoffs

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

Appeal court overturns ruling that COVID-related layoffs preclude constructive dismissal claims

May 16, 2022

Via: Law Times

The Ontario Court of Appeal has overturned the motion judge’s decision in the Taylor v Hanley Hospitality case that concluded that the Infectious Disease Emergency Leave Regulation (IDEL Regulation) precluded a constructive dismissal claim at common law. Since last spring […]

Business Law & Regulations, Employment & Labor

At these top law firms, profit boosts followed layoffs of lawyers and staff members

March 4, 2021

Via: ABA Journal

Some of the nation’s top law firms posted substantial boosts in profits last year after laying off attorneys or staff members, according to an analysis by According to financial numbers reported to so far, at least 15 of the […]