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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

February 26, 2024

Ontario Court rules that termination “at any time” at employer’s “sole discretion” contravenes employment legislation.

By Grace Missen and Hendrik Nieuwland

Employers should be reviewing their employment contracts to determine if they contain language that now contravenes the ESA, after the recent Ontar...

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July 07, 2023

Open Season on Employers: New Prohibitions Against No-poach and Wage-fixing Agreements Come into Effect Soon

By Nicole Jakobek and John Eglinski-Brown

Despite the need to stay competitive, control costs and retain talented employees at the head of their field, employers or representatives on their...

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May 31, 2023

The Right to Remain Silent: Layoffs, Constructive Dismissal and Condonation

By John Eglinski-Brown

Temporary layoffs, and the associated legal rights of employees and employers, have been a topic rife with uncertainty in the era of COVID-19. The ...

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