- December 27, 2018
- Anoop Kalsi
- Comments Off on Age Discrimination in the Workplace
A recent Globe and Mail article explored the growing number of human rights complaints involving workplace age discrimination.
Companies cannot fire or refuse to hire an older employee on the basis of age. Yet, they may find a way to make decisions that nonetheless lead to age discrimination. These factors that disproportionately affect older workers may include, but are not limited to:
- Career aspirations;
- Proximity to retirement;
- Ability to learn new skills; and
- Propensity to work overtime.
- December 22, 2016
- Comments Off on Farewell Thoughts from Bakerlaw’s Intern from Denmark
This fall, bakerlaw hosted Hiba Chanchiri, an intern from Denmark. She shared with us some reflections of her experience:
This autumn, I had the opportunity to intern with bakerlaw and explore Canadian law through the many cases I got to work on. I am a law student at the University of Southern Denmark currently doing my Master’s Degree. » Read the rest