The Employment Hour

Discover your workplace rights with leading Canadian employment lawyer Lior Samfiru as he takes calls from listeners about employment law issues.

Samfiru Tumarkin LLP has quickly established itself as a leading employment law firm in Ottawa. Our winning team is dedicated to employment law and disability law in Canada, operating in both Ontario and British Columbia.

Our lawyers are extremely successful in handling employment law cases concerning wrongful dismissal, for cause terminations, constructive dismissal cases, severance package negotiations, human rights issues and violations, workplace harassment and discrimination, employment contracts, temporary layoffs, forced resignations, non-competition clauses, maternity leave terminations and the duty to accommodate. Samfiru Tumarkin LLP has secured game-changing courtroom wins that have been recognized legal publications.

In addition to The Employment Hour on Newstalk 580 CFRA, Lior Samfiru also hosts Employment Hour in 30, a 30 minute weekly program that explores various aspects of employment law in Ontario and dispels common myths the plague both employees and employers. Watch new episodes every Saturday at 9am on CTV or on Samfiru Tumarkin LLP’s YouTube channel.

Have you been offered a severance package, but not sure if you should accept it? Use Ontario’s Severance Pay Calculator to get a better idea of what you may actually be owed - not what your employer *thinks* you are owed. Over 500,000 Canadians have successfully used the calculator to discover their severance pay entitlements.

Have you been cut off or denied long-term disability? Samfiru Tumarkin LLP’s team is in your corner. Find out how to take the fight to the insurance company by listening to The Insurance & Injury Law Show on Newstalk 580 CFRA.