Employment Law

Haber & Associates has employment lawyers who can help your business from the startup phase to defending your company in court. Are you an employee that was terminated and in need of guidance? Are you starting up a business or already have an established company? For the past 40 years, Haber & Associates has been helping both employees assert their employment rights and companies of all sizes with their business and employment related issues.

COMPANIES - WE CAN HELP YOU WITH ALL OF YOUR EMPLOYMENT LAW ISSUES.

Throughout the past 40 years Haber & Associates has helped thousands of businesses with Employment Law issues. We have extensive experience in Employment Law trial litigation, representation at the labour relations board and at the human rights tribunal. If you have been served with an application or a complaint - please do not hesitate to contact us. It does not matter if you re a sole proprietor, a partnership, or a small or large company. Our outlook and approach is the same. Below is a non-exhaustive list of the issues we can help you with.

  • Advice on how to structure your business
  • Proper business plan outsourcing
  • Advice on registering your business
  • Sole-proprietor advantages/disadvantages
  • Partnership advantages/disadvantages
  • Limited partnership advantages/disadvantages
  • Incorporation advantages/disadvantages
  • Outsourcing your business plan to the proper people
  • Partnership agreements
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Incorporation registering and structuring your corporation
  • Non-solicitation agreements
  • Non-disclosure agreements
  • Non-competition agreements
  • Confidentiality agreements
  • Employment agreements
  • How to properly create an employment relationship
  • To hire by contract or not on contract
  • Executive employment contracts
  • Purchase and sale of business
  • Advise you on franchise related purchases
  • Termination issues
  • Reasonable notice issues
  • Maternity issues
  • Labor board complaints | replying to labour board issues | representation at the labour relations board level
  • Human rights issues | replying to human rights complaints | representation at the Human Rights Tribunal
  • Severance payment issues
  • Pension problems
  • Contract reviews
  • Frustration of an employment contract
  • General harassment, sexual harassment issues and other workplace issues
  • Non competition, non-solicitation and non-disclosure agreement problems
  • Resignation and retirement issues
  • Injunction and restraint issues
  • Disability issues
  • Constructive dismissal issues

The legal framework of employment law can be complicated and costly. We take a flexible but direct approach to helping your company solve your employment law issues. Whether it's representing you through litigation or at the administrative levels we are focused on finding the result that best meets your needs. Haber & Associates has the right mix of skill and experience to help your company achieve the best solution at the most cost effective rate.

EMPLOYEES: WE CAN HELP YOU UNDERSTAND YOUR RIGHTS

Being terminated is a difficult thing to understand. The prospect of suddenly not having employment can cause severe stress and anxiety. This is why you need to know how much compensation you should be getting from your employer upon termination. We can inform you of your rights and ensure that you are provided with a reasonable amount of notice to compensate you, and to allow you time to look for alternate employment. Before you sign a release with your employer, call us. We can fully inform you of your rights, and what you should be recovering. If you are an employee and need assistance with any of the below please feel free to call Haber & Associates or email us. You may also use the contact form. We can help you understand your rights if:

  1. You have been terminated with a severance package that you are unhappy with;
  2. You have been fired without a termination package;
  3. You have been fired for cause and you don't agree with it;
  4. You have been treated unfairly;
  5. You think you will be terminated;
  6. Your employer changed your employment agreement (i.e. your pay, location, report, sales territory, benefits, work hours);
  7. Your employer is not meeting the minimum requirements under the legislation ( termination, minimum wage, maternity leave issues, statutory holidays, not paying overtime pay, not paying vacation pay, you are being overworked without proper breaks or time between shifts);
  8. You are subject to discrimination or any sort, or you are experiencing harassment at work. (such as age, race, colour, ancestry, place of origin, criminal convictions, disability, sex, sexual harassment, sexual orientation, marital or family status, political beliefs or religion);

These are only a few of many things that can go wrong in the employment relationship that we can help with. We will tell you if you need to obtain legal advice. Do not hesitate to contact us if you are confused about your employment situation and you need help.

 

Our Employment Law Lawyers

Christopher J. Haber

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Andrew Haber

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