Workers on Contract Lawyers in Calgary, AB
Employed workers on contract in Calgary are those who are brought in for a short period of time to work on a specific project. This is done when a company requires niche expertise that they do not have internally, and instead of hiring someone full-time, they bring in someone who already has the skills required.
It is a common misconception that employees receive severance whereas those who are characterized as contractors don’t.
Independent contractor agreements are becoming increasingly common, especially in an economy as dynamic as Alberta’s.
If your employment is terminated in Calgary, you have legal rights that are protected under both federal and provincial law regarding notice and fair severance pay.
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Colin is an Associate practicing in the areas of Labour & Employment, Civil Litigation, Estate Litigation, Corporate & Commercial Litigation, and Personal Injury. He places high emphasis on developing trusted relationships with his clients, ensuring they feel comfortable and at ease sharing the subtleties of their circumstances.