Early retirement warning: Be wary of so-called ‘early retirement’ packages, as many employers offer these in an attempt to avoid their full severance obligations to their employees. More information

An employee is said to have resigned from employment when he or she voluntarily ends the employment relationship or quits. More Information

Temporary layoffs due to COVID-19 While the rules concerning temporary layoffs in BC are well-established, it has been necessary during the COVID-19 outbreak to make some amendments so that employers are not adversely affected. The government introduced a rule effective May 4, 2020, stating that if the layoff is for reasons related to the COVID-19 emergency, it may be extended up to a maximum of 16 weeks. More Information

As an employee in Canada, you are entitled to notice or pay in lieu of notice if you are terminated by your employer without cause. More Information

Your employment may be terminated with or without just cause. More Information

As an employee in Kamloops, if you feel that you may be a victim of constructive dismissal, you may be able to claim compensation from your employer. More Information

If you are an employee in BC, your rights are protected by both the Employment Standards Act of British Columbia and federal law. More Information

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