Ian Werker has practiced exclusively in the area of employment and labour law since 1988. Prior to starting his own practice in 1994, he spent 5 years working in the Labour Law Department of a national law firm.
Ian advises and represents both employer and employee clients on a full range of employment and labour law issues including: contract, wrongful dismissal, employment standards, union certification/decertification, collective bargaining, unfair representation, human rights, and federal unjust dismissal matters.
Ian Werker has published articles on trade secrets, confidential information in the employment context, and on the probationary employee. Click on the links below for access to these works.
Liability of Directors
Primer on Employment Law
The Probationary Employee
Trade Secrets, Confidential Information, and the Employment Relationship
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