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Calculating severance? There's an app for that
Calculating severance? There's an app for that

The law firm leading a lawsuit against Ontario's Ministry of Labour hotline for allegedly not giving the complete story about employer obligations and employee entitlements on termination has launched an app that calculates severance pay.


Firm creates severance calculator app (Use your iPhone while being fired)
Firm creates severance calculator app (Use your iPhone while being fired)

A Toronto law firm has developed an app that lets you know (after you've been escorted out the door) how much severance you're entitled to if you're fired.


Hilarious New App Tells Former Bosses to
Hilarious New App Tells Former Bosses to "Shove it!"

So this is kind of funny, but also kind of not funny if you have to actually use it. Basically, if you get fired, and you want to know how much your boss should pay you off, you're in luck.


Ex-workers claim MOL helpline misleading callers
Ex-workers claim MOL helpline misleading callers

On Sept. 25, Toronto-based lawyer Lior Samfiru filed the lawsuit on behalf of his clients, Michael Mosey and Eileen Tremblay - two former Trillium Screw managers laid off after the manufacturing company shuttered its doors last year.


Former employees deserved better, lawsuit says
Former employees deserved better, lawsuit says

Two long-time former employees of a Pickering manufacturing company are suing the Ontario Ministry of Labour on the grounds they were given bad advice about their severance entitlement.