Canada Law

Ask a Canada Law Question, Get an Answer ASAP!

Connect one-on-one with {0} who will answer your question

Related Canada Law Questions
I just received a termination letter on "without cause"
Hi, I just received a termination letter on "without cause" basis. I am a Finance Director of a student union and had worked for 5 years and 9 months in this organization. They are accusing me of some… read more
Thom, LLB (JD)
Thom, LLB (JD)
Lawyer
LLB (JD)
186 satisfied customers
I just got let go from my company today and are offered a
Hi I just got let go from my company today and are offered a severance package. I am seeking for help to see if this is the proper offer? … read more
J.Chen
J.Chen
Lawyer
J.D.
1,439 satisfied customers
I an in Ontario, and i received a ternimation letter from my
i an in Ontario, and i received a ternimation letter from my employer due to a poor economy and location closure. i would seek some legal advice about severance pay … read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,380 satisfied customers
In Ontario does a common-law partner (6 years) have rights
In Ontario does a common-law partner (6 years) have rights to my company pension ( 21 years) that I want to convert to a LIRA? … read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,380 satisfied customers
Looking for some legal advice on severance pay, and possibly
looking for some legal advice on severance pay, and possibly wrongful dismissal … read more
James Macdonnell
James Macdonnell
Senior Litigation Counsel
Post-Doctoral Degree
374 satisfied customers
My husband has just been terminated this morning without
My husband has just been terminated this morning without prior acknowledgement. He works at a flood and fire restoration company in Ontario. They had a mini catastrophe almost 2 weeks ago and has been… read more
NateEsq
NateEsq
JD
153 satisfied customers
I live in Vancouver, .C. Wanted to get some short advice on
Hi, I live in Vancouver, B.C. Wanted to get some short advice on an employment contract. … read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
I have been terminated from my employer in the NWT after 19
I have been terminated from my employer in the NWT after 19 years service. Back in 2013, I reported (here) an incident of workplace harassment. Eventually in that situation, I accepted the constructiv… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
I was terminated 8 years ago,without cause, from a company I
Customer: I was terminated 8 years ago,without cause, from a company I worked for 23 years. I received a severance package and tried to move on since. I live in a small Northern Ontario town where the… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
I was terminated yesterday and the reason I was given was
I was terminated yesterday and the reason I was given was company restructuring I was offered a package that I need to sign by December 2. The package seems very generous more than a years salary I ha… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
My employer recently dismissed 12 of its employees due to
Hi, My employer recently dismissed 12 of its employees due to economic reasons, including myself. No notice of Collective Dismissal was given, which I believe should be given 8 weeks prior to the term… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Our company is laying people off to make it more attractive
Our company is laying people off to make it more attractive to sell. I had been at my previous employer for 12 years and this company promised me an attractive package to quit and work for them. I hav… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Unique situation. An employee of a company was recently given
Unique situation. An employee of a company was recently given an offer of employment resulting from the closure of the office she worked at within a specific business unit in response to market downtu… read more
Law.Hut
Law.Hut
Lawyer
Law degree (Juris Doctor)
6,458 satisfied customers
I suspect I may be let go of my full time job due to recent
I suspect I may be let go of my full time job due to recent restructuring. As a result, I am seeking new employment. What entitlement (if any) do I have to a severence package if I accept another posi… read more
Copperlaw
Copperlaw
Barrister and Solicitor
Law Degree
2,044 satisfied customers
Hello, I was recently terminated from my job without cause
Hello, I was recently terminated from my job without cause and offered a package that is less than what the company had offered other employees less than a year ago. The amount of notice given to the … read more
Ulysses101
Ulysses101
Litigator, Barrister and Solicitor
LLB
4,380 satisfied customers
I recently was let go from my Job after 5 1/2 years. I have
I recently was let go from my Job after 5 1/2 years. I have a package, but am worried that I am going to sign over my rights when I sign the package.… read more
Harv
Harv
836 satisfied customers
what are my rights reguarding termination after 33yrs. of service
what are my rights reguarding termination after 33yrs. of service? how much am I entitled to as a severance package?… read more
D.A.M.
D.A.M.
Principal Attorney
Doctoral Degree
2,755 satisfied customers
I was laid off last Wednesday - brought into a meeting room,
I was "laid off" last Wednesday - brought into a meeting room, handed a letter and told my job was redundant so I was being terminated. I had to sign back a copy of the letter agreeing to the terms an… read more
Debra
Debra
Lawyer
Doctoral Degree
88,964 satisfied customers
Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

JustAnswer in the News:

Ask-a-doc Web sites: If you've got a quick question, you can try to get an answer from sites that say they have various specialists on hand to give quick answers... Justanswer.com.
JustAnswer.com...has seen a spike since October in legal questions from readers about layoffs, unemployment and severance.
Web sites like justanswer.com/legal
...leave nothing to chance.
Traffic on JustAnswer rose 14 percent...and had nearly 400,000 page views in 30 days...inquiries related to stress, high blood pressure, drinking and heart pain jumped 33 percent.
Tory Johnson, GMA Workplace Contributor, discusses work-from-home jobs, such as JustAnswer in which verified Experts answer people’s questions.
I will tell you that...the things you have to go through to be an Expert are quite rigorous.

What Customers are Saying:

Your Expert confirmed everything that I had been told, and didn't want to believe. Thank you for putting my mind at rest.

MonikaCanada

This has been very helpful. I'm glad to see that lawyers and sites like this exist. Thanks for your help.

MikeHalifax, NS

Mr. Kaplun clearly had an exceptional understanding of the issue and was able to explain it concisely. I would recommend JustAnswer to anyone. Great service that lives up to its promises!

Gary B.Edmond, OK

My Expert was fast and seemed to have the answer to my taser question at the tips of her fingers. Communication was excellent. I left feeling confident in her answer.

EricRedwood City, CA

I am very pleased with JustAnswer as a place to go for divorce or criminal law knowledge and insight.

MichaelWichita, KS

PaulMJD helped me with questions I had regarding an urgent legal matter. His answers were excellent.

Three H.Houston, TX

Anne was extremely helpful. Her information put me in the right direction for action that kept me legal, possible saving me a ton of money in the future. Thank you again, Anne!!

ElaineAtlanta, GA

< Previous | Next >

Meet the Experts:

LawyerProfessor

LawyerProfessor

Lawyer

838 satisfied customers

Experienced Litigation Lawyer in Ontario since 1999 and NY since 1997

Debra

Debra

Lawyer

88,964 satisfied customers

Lawyer

Daniel Freudman

Daniel Freudman

Lawyer

2,927 satisfied customers

Lawyer

J.Chen

J.Chen

Lawyer

1,439 satisfied customers

Expert

JJL11

JJL11

Lawyer

1,423 satisfied customers

Licensed to Practice law in Ontario for over 25 years.

Jeremie John Martin

Jeremie John Martin

Lawyer

1,300 satisfied customers

I'm a bilingual attorney for the province of Quebec who goes to Court often for many clients.

Counsel Creed

Counsel Creed

Lawyer

859 satisfied customers

associate at GTA law firm

< Previous | Next >

Disclaimer: Information in questions, answers, and other posts on this site ("Posts") comes from individual users, not JustAnswer; JustAnswer is not responsible for Posts. Posts are for general information, are not intended to substitute for informed professional advice (medical, legal, veterinary, financial, etc.), or to establish a professional-client relationship. The site and services are provided "as is" with no warranty or representations by JustAnswer regarding the qualifications of Experts. To see what credentials have been verified by a third-party service, please click on the "Verified" symbol in some Experts' profiles. JustAnswer is not intended or designed for EMERGENCY questions which should be directed immediately by telephone or in-person to qualified professionals.

Show MoreShow Less

Ask Your Question

x