Author Archives: David Corry

About David Corry

David Corry is a Sessional Instructor in the Labour & Employment Law course in the Faculty of Law at the University of Calgary, and a Partner with Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP.

Dunsmuir v. New Brunswick: Standards of Review and Employment Contracts

Cases Considered: Dunsmuir v. New Brunswick, 2008 SCC 9 PDF Version: Dunsmuir v. New Brunswick: Standards of Review and Employment Contracts Dunsmuir was employed by the Province of New Brunswick as an office holder “at pleasure”. His probationary period was … Continue reading

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Drug Testing: A Wake-up Call to the Courts

Cases Considered: Alberta (Human Rights and Citizenship Commission) v. Kellogg Brown & Root (Canada) Company, 2007 ABCA 426 PDF Version: Drug Testing: A Wake-up Call to the Courts Does it take the Hinton train disaster, the sinking of the Exxon … Continue reading

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