LAW RESOURCES & NEWS
If you are a survivor of sexual abuse or sexual assault, you can pursue both criminal charges and a civil lawsuit. In order for the
Regulation 228/20 was introduced to suspend those provisions of the ESA which stipulate that after an extended layoff, a non-unionized employee is deemed to be terminated, triggering payments owing to the employee for termination and, if applicable, severance pay.
SLAPP, which stands for strategic lawsuit against public participation, is a lawsuit that is designed to censor, intimidate and silence critics of some public interest. The actual aim of the lawsuit is to burden the defendant to such a extent that they decide to terminate their opposition.
If someone has intentionally invaded your personal affairs – for example, improperly accessing your medical records or financial information – you may be entitled to damages.
If you have concerns about how your lawyer is handling your matter talk to your lawyer, request copies of important documents, request a timetable for your matter and ask your lawyer to copy you with correspondence.