Employment Law

640 Toronto – Legal to secretly record phone calls the way Jody Wilson-Raybould did?

Liberal MP Jody Wilson-Raybould secretly recorded a conversation with former Clerk of the Privy Council of Canada Michael Wernick in which she claims the country’s top public servant issued veiled threats on SNC-Lavalin.

She included the audio recording as part of an additional written submission to the House of Commons justice committee.

Is it legal to secretly record phone calls the way Jody Wilson-Raybould did? Can you record a conversation at work? Can you record a conversation with your boss?

David Vaughan is a Toronto employment lawyer and partner at Samfiru Tumarkin LLP. He joined host Kelly Cutrara on Global News Radio 640 Toronto to discuss the facts.

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