Published in: Workplace Law Strategies Blog August 15, 2019

Workplace Law Strategies Blog: Supreme Court of Canada Upholds Family Status Discrimination Test Ending Criticism and Debate

On August 8, 2019 the Supreme Court declined an application for leave to appeal in the case of Envirocon Environment Services, ULC v. Suen. This is significant for employers in British Columbia and puts to rest a long debate about the appropriate test for discrimination on the basis of family status. Read more about the implications of this recent decision in Rose Keith’s latest Workplace Law Strategies Blog post. To stay current with these and other emerging issues in this area subscribe to the Blog here.