Aug. 25, 2020 - The federal government passed legislation on July 27, 2020, extending the Canada Emergency Wage Subsidy (CEWS) and significantly broadening its reach. In this guide, we provide a comprehensive review and analysis of the CEWS program, including details of the latest updates and key considerations...
Louise Patry Distinguished by Who’s Who Legal: Labour & Employment 2018
Davies partner Louise Patry has been recognized as a world leader in Labour & Employment Law by Who’s Who Legal 2018.
This year’s edition of WWL: Labour & Employment features the best-regarded lawyers from over 500 firms around the world. The practitioners are experts in team moves; restrictive covenants; collective bargaining and industrial disputes; and employment litigation and arbitration.
Louise has advised numerous domestic and multinational corporations on all their labour and employment issues for over three decades. She has successfully represented corporate and institutional employers before tribunals and at multiple levels of court. She regularly works closely with Davies’ transaction teams advising on the labour and employment aspects of many of Canada’s most significant M&A transactions.
July 28, 2020 - The Ontario Superior Court has released its decision in Battiston v Microsoft Canada Inc. (Battiston), which involved the without-cause termination of a long-serving employee. Among other issues raised in the litigation was the status of Mr. Battiston’s unvested stock awards that had...