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Shields O'Donnell MacKillop LLP is a boutique management-side labour and employment law firm. Our lawyers are leaders in the field, assisting employers of all sizes, from small businesses to large corporations. We act for both non-union and unionized employers. The firm also represents senior management and executive employees in negotiating fair compensation and severance. Our advantage comes from understanding your business and its needs.

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Recent Blogs

September 15, 2022

National Day of Mourning for the Queen: Who Has the Day Off?

By Todd Weisberg and John Eglinski-Brown

There has been considerable confusion amongst employees and employers across Canada about whether or not Prime Minister Trudeau declaring September...

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May 16, 2022

Ontario Court of Appeal Dodges Determining Whether IDEL Layoff is Constructive Dismissal

By Todd Weisberg and Lexa Cutler

Ontario employers have been waiting for certainty on whether the Infectious Disease Emergency Leave (“IDEL”) displaces laid off employe...

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May 16, 2022

ONCA Finds Sexual Harassment Amounts to Just Cause for Dismissal but Not Willful Misconduct

By Lexa Cutler

In a recent decision, Render v. ThyssenKrupp Elevator (Canada) Limited, the Ontario Court of Appeal upheld the just cause termination of an employe...

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