Rob Sider, QC, Quoted in a Canadian HR Reporter Article About Mass Employee Terminations Via Video Conference
Lawson Lundell lawyer Rob Sider, QC, was quoted in a Canadian HR Reporter article titled, 'Should mass layoffs be done by video?' The article discusses the recent case of a U.S. CEO using a Zoom call to terminate 900 employees.
“Almost all the statutes across Canada require notice of termination to be in writing so carrying out a termination orally simply over the video, without some sort of written correspondence at the same time, doesn’t typically meet statutory requirements,” said Sider.
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