The Written Contract of Employment

The Written Contract of Employment
Emond Publishing
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Publication Date:
September 2016
Employment Law Series; Employment, Labour, and Human Resources Law

General Editor: Peter Israel

The Written Contract of Employment is the first volume in Emond's Employment Law Series. It provides a comprehensive analysis of all aspects of the employment contract. Whether you are trying to create effective employment contracts, or looking for vulnerabilities in existing employment contracts, this is the go-to resource for any employment law professional.

Policies, checklists, sample clauses, and practice tips are included to prepare readers for potential contract disputes and challenges before they happen.

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  • A review of the recent Supreme Court of Canada decision in Bhasin v Hrynew
  • Checklists for challenging and enforcing contracts
  • Sample clauses
  • Workplace policies surrounding harassment and information technology

Chapter One: Rules of Interpretation of Employment Contracts
Chapter Two: Formation of the Employment Contract
Chapter Three: Fixed-Term Contracts
Chapter Four: Contracting Out of the Common Law
Chapter Five: Negative Covenants
Chapter Six: Duty of Confidentiality
Chapter Seven: Contracting Out of Oral Representations
Chapter Eight: Consideration
Chapter Nine: Substratum
Chapter Ten: Equitable and Other Defences to the Contract
Chapter Eleven: Clauses Dealing with Layoff and Related Issues
Chapter Twelve: Clauses Dealing with Compensation Issues
Chapter Thirteen: Particular Clauses

Appendix A: Checklist to Challenge the Contract
Appendix B: Checklist to Enforce an Employment Contract
Appendix C: Sample Termination Clauses: Ontario
Appendix D: Sample Termination Clauses: Other Jurisdictions
Appendix E: Sample Cover Letter
Appendix F: Sample Clauses
Appendix G: Sample Harassment and Workplace Violence Policy
Appendix H: Sample Information Technology Policy

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