Recent Blogs

Blog/1 March 2021

How CERB and EI Impact Wrongful Dismissal Damages

In the context of wrongful dismissal damages, CERB benefits are likely to be treated in the same manner as Employment Insurance benefits despite differences between the two programs.

The federal government introduced the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (CERB) in March 2020 to provide financial support to individuals unable to wor...
Blog/26 February 2021

Case Law Review: The Impact of COVID-19 on Employees' Reasonable Notice Period

According to four recent decisions, Courts are taking note of the pandemic's impact on employees' ability to

In Part II in our two-part series on COVID-19's impact on wrongful dismissal law, this blog post reviews four recent cases to discuss the Court's resp...
Feature/23 February 2021

Reflections: Labour, Human and Civil Rights

Michele A Roberts: Helping to Shift the Balance of Power in the NBA

Aminah Hanif writes about Michele A Roberts, the first woman to lead a major professional sports union in North America.

Recent News

In the News/4 February 2021

Cavalluzzo LLP Secures Major Win for Employees of the Bankrupt Aveos Company

The End of a Long Saga

On February 3, 2021, the Federal Court issued a decision that puts an end to a long and unfortunate saga.  In 2012, a large aircraft maintenance ... Read More
News/28 January 2021

New Partner Announcement

Cavalluzzo LLP is very pleased to announce that Niiti Simmonds and Michael Mandarino have joined our partnership.

Cavalluzzo LLP is very pleased to announce that Niiti Simmonds and Michael Mandarino have joined our partnership. We wish them both ongoing success as... Read More
In the News/19 January 2021

Province Called on to Close Courts, Move to Remote Proceedings

A group of lawyers, judges and courthouse employees have signed a letter calling on the Government of Ontario to shut down in-person court proceedings... Read More

Recent Events

Event/Feb 25, 2021

Genevieve Cantin Speaks at NCA Network Event

Genevieve Cantin speaks at NCA Network coffee chat event

Genevieve Cantin speaks at NCA Network coffee chat event
Event/Feb 25, 2021

Kaley Duff Speaks at UofT Welcome Showcase Alumni Meet & Greet Group

Kaley Duff speaks to newly admitted UofT law students at alumni meet and greet event

Kaley Duff speaks to newly admitted UofT law students at alumni meet and greet event
Event/Feb 18, 2021

Kaley Duff Keynote Speaker for the UofT Cup 2021

Kaley Duff speaks to competitors after undergrad moot competition held by the University of Toronto Pre-Law Society's Mooting Board

Kaley Duff Keynote Speaker for the UofT Cup 2021 Kaley Duff speaks to competitors after moot competition held by the University of Toronto Pre-Law Soc...

Recent Publications

Commentary/23 February 2021

"Longer Notice Periods Should be the Norm for Pandemic Terminations"

Stephen Moreau discusses how employees terminated from their jobs during the COVID-19 pandemic should expect an extended notice period in looking at t... Read More
Commentary/5 February 2021

"Better Investigations are Needed to Complement Workplace Safety Law"

In today's Legal Matters' Commentary, Jeff Andrew discusses how legislation aimed at addressing harassment and violence in federally regulated workpla... Read More
Article/21 January 2021

"Don’t Panic: 10 Things to Do if You are Let Go"

Genevieve Cantin comments in moneytalkgo.com's article: "Don’t Panic: 10 Things to Do if You are Let Go". She discusses recourses available to e... Read More

Recent Cases

Case/13 July 2020

Foodora Inc.

On July 8, 2020, Cavalluzzo LLP (“Cavalluzzo”) was appointed as Representative Counsel of all individuals who were contracted by Foodora I...
Case/3 July 2020

Ontario v. Association of Ontario Midwives - Divisonal Court Ruling

Midwives Divisional Court Ruling