We use cookies on this site to enable your digital experience. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our cookie policy. close
Focus On
NEW In-House Counsel | Insurance | Intellectual Property | Immigration | Natural Resources | Real Estate | Tax

WRONGFUL DISMISSAL DAMAGES

Monday, August 27, 2018 @ 9:55 AM  

Appeal by the plaintiff from trial judgment in her wrongful dismissal action denying her compensation for the enhanced tax liability visited upon her as a result of the premature termination of her employment contract. The appellant, a resident of New Brunswick, accepted full-time employment for a fixed term government position in Nunavut. Nunavut underscored the tax advantages of living in Nunavut when hiring the appellant. The appellant’s employment was terminated without cause. At trial she was awarded summary judgment on the terms sought by the appellant,...