News Prominent Advocate Joins Dale & Lessmann LLP as Partner on January 1, 2015

Jeffrey P. Hoffman, continues his dispute resolution practice as a Partner at Dale & Lessmann LLP beginning January 1, 2015.  Jeffrey is well recognized for his work in franchise law. ...

Bonus Payment Entitlement Upon Termination of Employment
Discretionary Bonus Payments and Employment Agreements Upon the termination of an employee, the employee’s entitlement to discretionary bonus payments often becomes a contentious matter. Employees may claim that they are entitled to all or a portion of a discretionary bonus as part of their...
Express Entry: What Have We Seen So Far?
We are two months into the launch of Citizenship and Immigration Canada’s (“CIC”) Express Entry system for managing certain applications for permanent residence. The new system has come under serious fire and there is pressure on the government from the Canadian Bar Association and affected...
New Menu Laws Coming to Ontario
Just when I was starting to feel that proposing new menu labelling laws was so early-2014, along come two major announcements from the provincial Liberals and U.S. federal government that are likely to have profound effects on the restaurant franchise industry in North America. Laws that require...