HR Professionals Now Publishes an Article Authored by Allison MacIsaac on Accommodating the Use of Medical Marijuana in the Workplace

Hicks Morley’s Allison MacIsaac authored an article in HR Professional Now, “Accommodating The Use of Medical Marijuana in the Workplace”.  The article discusses the more prevalent use of medical marijuana and how employers are being encouraged to ensure they meet their legal obligations towards employees requiring its use. The article also discusses the employer’s obligation to accommodate the use…

Meet our new Director of Professional Resources, Lisa Carty

Meet Lisa Carty, Hicks Morley’s new Director, Professional Resources. Lisa is responsible for the firm’s summer student and articling programs. She is also overseeing recruitment, professional development and mentoring of the firm’s associates.

Hicks Morley Named Among Legal Marketing Association’s 2017 Your Honor Awards Winners

Hicks Morley placed second overall in the Legal Marketing Association’s 2017 Your Honor Awards category of ‘Technology Management: Website, Analytics and SEO, Total Website Refresh/Overhaul Totaling Between $75,001-$175,000.’ The LMA Your Honor Awards program recognizes excellence in legal marketing at an international level by promoting projects and programs that provide innovation and return on marketing…

Elizabeth Brown Mentioned in the Benefits and Pensions Monitor’s Daily News Alerts for her OBA Award

Benefits and Pensions Monitor’s Daily News Alerts reported that Elizabeth Brown is the recipient of the ‘2017 OBA Award of Excellence in Pensions and Benefits Law’. Elizabeth is mentioned as leading Hicks Morley’s “pensions, benefits, and executive compensation practice group and has been involved in some of its most complex and high profile work.” Read…

Elizabeth Brown Receives the OBA Award of Excellence in Pensions and Benefits Law

Hicks Morley is pleased to announce that Elizabeth Brown is the recipient of the 2017 OBA Award of Excellence in Pensions and Benefits Law. Elizabeth is renowned for her innovative leadership of the firm’s Pensions, Benefits and Executive Compensation practice group and her unparalleled involvement in some of its most complex and high-profile work. Elizabeth…

Jeffrey Goodman Quoted in CBA/ABC National on Employee Conduct Risk

CBA/ABC National quoted Hicks Morley’s Jeffrey Goodman in an April 3, 2017 article titled, “Conduct Risk Threat Rising.” The article describes conduct risk as the leading reputational and financial threat facing an organization’s executive team. Jeffery says, “companies need to treat conduct risk like they would disaster planning and recovery, and design a plan to…

Congratulations to the 2017 Hicks Morley Moot Winners

The final rounds of the annual Hicks Morley Moot were held in our Toronto offices on Friday, March 31, 2017. The event provided an opportunity for students from Ontario law schools to litigate current legal issues of significance in the areas labour and employment law. This year, teams from law schools across Ontario competed before…

Stephanie Kalinowski Quoted in Benefits and Pensions Monitor and Benefits Canada on the CPP Enhancement

Hicks Morley’s Stephanie Kalinowski presented at the ACPM regional council’s session ‘What Does The Future Hold? The CPP Enhancement’ yesterday and was featured in today’s Benefits and Pensions Monitor as well as Benefits Canada news. Stephanie said employers need to educate themselves and their key stakeholders about the implications of the enhancement for themselves and…

Hicks Morley Congratulates Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2017

We would like to extend a very special congratulations to all the employers and in particular our many clients who made the list of Canada’s Best Diversity Employers for 2017. Canada’s Best Diversity Employers recognizes employers across Canada that have exceptional workplace diversity and inclusiveness programs. This competition recognizes successful diversity initiatives in a variety…