The Rudner Law Podcast

Audio: Potential Damages in Wrongful Dismissal

September 19, 2018

Usually when we talk about damages for wrongful dismissal, we look at the number of months, we try to calculate what a month is worth and we take into account salary, bonuses, commission, benefits, car allowance, pension, etc. And when we negotiate a settlement, we might throw in a token amount for the cost of finding new work, but that's usually an afterthought.

A recent decision out of Ontario, however, confirms that in the right circumstances that can have a significant value.