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Even though the judge finds cause (and therefore no notice is required), he goes on to consider what the notice would have been in case he was wrong about there being cause. The employer argued that the notice amount is set out in the contract, which read: The Judge ruled that that term was not applicable, because on its face, it only applied when the employer is not alleging cause.
Here, the employer did allege cause, and therefore the term does not apply.
Adopted by Convocation on June 22, 2000, effective November 1, 2000 Amendments based on the Federation of Law Societies Model Code of Professional Conduct adopted by Convocation October 24, 2013, effective October 1, 2014 Amendments current to June 2017 (see Amendment History) The amended Rules of Professional Conduct include a new numbering scheme that mirrors the Model Code.
The former rules are divided into rules, subrules and commentaries; the amended rules are divided into chapters, sections, rules and commentaries.
In addition, a new rule on integrity (Chapter 2) has been added and this has shifted the numbering of the rules up by one.
For example, Chapter 3 (Relationship to Clients) is the former Rule 2 (Relationship to Clients).
There was an interesting wrongful dismissal case out of the Ontario Superior Court recently called Cavaliere v. The employee was dismissed for cause (without notice) for engaging in sexual relationships with two subordinates spanning a decade.
The employee argued that the relationships were consensual, and therefore the employer did not have cause.
Most are classified under KE and are located on Level 1.
Among the basic texts explaining the Canadian legal system are: .
Recommended treatises for specific legal topics can be found on the Canadian Legal Research and Writing Guide Suggested Textbooks page. C35 2003, updated in print through 2007) provides a digest for all reported cases from all of Canada (except Québec civil law cases heard in provincial courts) and many unreported cases.
In October 2011, the Law Society's Professional Regulation Committee began reviewing the Model Code for the purposes of implementation and sought the comments and views of lawyers on the proposed changes between June and August 2012.
The amended lawyers' Rules of Professional Conduct were approved at October 2013 Convocation.