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ALLEN v. AINSWORTH LUMBER CO. LTD., 2013 BCCA 271
1. CASE SUMMARY
Areas of Law: Employment; Wrongful Dismissal; Constructive Dismissal
~Employers as well as employees could take the benefit of the doctrine of constructive dismissal. Whether the departure of an employee was properly a termination or a repudiation of employment was a finding of fact for the trial judge~
Discussion: This wrongful dismissal case was unusual in that the . . . [more]