Header graphic for print
British Columbia Employer Advisor Keeping Employers Posted on Developments in Labour and Employment Law

Tag Archives: Liquor Distribution Branch

Investigations and Terminations That Cost – Part II

Posted in Investigations, Litigation, Termination, Wrongful Dismissal

Last week we looked at the flawed investigation leading to the termination of a long service employee. This week, we look at the problems with the termination process. Stephanie Vernon spent her entire working life – 30 years from the age of 19 – working for the Liquor Distribution Branch. A particularly sensitive employee made a… → Read More

Investigations and Terminations That Cost – Part I

Posted in Investigations, Litigation, Termination, Wrongful Dismissal

A B.C. employer has recently been hit with a significant damage award related to the termination of a long service employee. The court found two major problems: a flawed investigation and an insensitive termination. This week, we look at the investigation. Stephanie Vernon spent her entire working life – 30 years from the age of 19… → Read More