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8 March 2019

Employment Claims and Aggravated Damages: “Everybody hurts…sometimes” – REM

Sarah Hentschel

Although not always successful, increasingly, plaintiffs in employment cases are making claims for damages over and above notice damages.  This article provides a very brief overview of a selection of successful and unsuccessful claims, and demonstrates that there are increasingly unpredictable (sometimes very large) liabilities to employers who do not successfully and fairly conclude employment…

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27 October 2018

Employee Termination: How Much Notice is Enough?

Sarah Hentschel

When it comes to employee terminations, it’s important that employers fully understand their rights and responsibilities. Missteps in the termination process can lead to uncertainty and confusion, or worse, litigation and a big payout to the employee for wrongful termination. When it comes to termination without cause, employer exposure to liability can be protected by…

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