Labour Relations & Employment

Weilers is recognized for its leadership in labour law expertise: Garth O’Neill is one of only two lawyers in Northwestern Ontario certified as a specialist in labour and employment Law. Our team helps employers manage human resource issues in both unionized and non-unionized workplaces. We take a proactive approach, with a focus on employer training and education to prevent disputes from arising. When disputes cannot be resolved through negotiation, we represent clients at grievance arbitration and appear before administrative boards and tribunals and all levels of Court.

Labour Relations Includes:
  • Remaining non-union
  • Certification
  • Collective bargaining
  • Strikes, lockouts and picketing
  • Arbitration of grievances
  • Layoffs and restructuring
Employment Law Includes:
  • Employment contracts
  • Wrongful dismissal and severance
  • Pensions and benefits
  • Human rights
  • Health and safety in the workplace

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