Employer Condemned for Paying Workers with Developmenta …

November 17th, 2014

For over a decade, Terri-Lynn Garrie and her mother worked together at Janus Joan Inc. Garrie’s mother knew that Garrie, a woman with developmental disabilities, was earning a mere $1.00 to $1.25 an hour, but she never complained. Garrie enjoyed her job and Garrie’s mother did not know that it is illegal to pay people […]

Lawsuits against Canadian Mining Company for Human Righ …

October 24th, 2013

Lawsuits against Canadian Mining Company for Human Rights Abuses Committed Abroad Allowed to Proceed This blog is written by our summer student, Michelle Stephenson. Last month, three motions to strike by Toronto-based mining company Hudbay Minerals Inc. and two of its subsidiaries were dismissed by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice. Instead, the lawsuits against […]

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