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Why Sears Canada Can Legally Deny its Employees Severance

One June 22nd, Sears Canada sought protection from its creditors under the Companies’ Creditors Arrangement Act, laying off 17% of its 17,000 employees and closing 59 store locations. Now, those 2,900 former employees are stuck in limbo, unsure if they … Continue reading

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CTV Kitchener Cuts Sports Division: Will Kitchener Employment Lawyers Soon Have Their Hands Full?

Earlier this year, CTV announced cuts to local news stations around the country. Among the cuts were the long-standing sports division of CTV’s Kitchener branch. The end of local sports programming is a sad loss to a community and its … Continue reading

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