Northwestern 02.11.21 VIRTUAL Termination and Severance of Employment


Date and Time

Starts:02/11/2021 9:00 AM

Ends:02/11/2021 10:30 AM

Event Type: Webcast

1.5 CPD Hour(s)

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ON24

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Northwestern 02.11.21 VIRTUAL Termination and Severance of Employment l Methods of Limiting Financial Liability


Where it is necessary to end an employment relationship, employers can limit financial liability through well-structured termination and severance packages and properly drafted termination clauses in employment contracts.


LEARNING OBJECTIVES
  • Understanding the difference between statutory, contractual and common law termination and severance pay obligations 
  • Understanding the law of mitigation, and how it may impact an organization’s obligation to provide termination and severance pay 
  • Understanding the different obligations between provincially and federally

Speaker bio(s)
Warren Mouck, Associate

Warren Mouck is a workplace lawyer who understands business.  His varied work background, from the warehouse floor to the retail counter to the Human Resources Department, makes him an intuitive and effective advocate in the Courtroom.  Warren provides strategic legal advice and representation to individuals, businesses and institutions on workplace law.  He is experienced in litigating wrongful dismissal claims, and has represented clients at all levels of Court in Ontario, including the Ontario Court of Appeal. Warren has conducted hearings at the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal, as well as matters before the Ontario Labour Relations Board, including union certification, employment standards and occupational health & safety matters.