Author Archives: Kristal M. Low

NO TORT OF HARASSMENT

In a recent case from the Ontario Court of Appeal, the appellate court rejected that there existed a tort of … Read more

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A VICTORY FOR INSURERS ON SPECIAL COSTS IN INSURANCE COVERAGE CASE

Recently in West Van Holdings Ltd. v. Economical Mutual Insurance Company 2019 BCCA 110, our Court of Appeal found that … Read more

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Workplace Harassment post-Schrenk – Widening the scope of protections

In a recent decision of the Supreme Court of Canada, BCHRT v Schrenk 2017 SCC 62, the SCC (majority 5:2) … Read more

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Performance Management Pitfalls and How To Avoid Them

While it is trite to say that an employer is able to terminate an employee’s employment, it can only do … Read more

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Civil Resolution Tribunal

With the anticipated expansion of the Civil Resolution Tribunal (“CRT”) this year to small claim disputes, it is important for … Read more

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