• The Hydro-Quebec Case: An Important Update on the Duty to Accommodate
  • August 6, 2008 | Author: Dominique Monet
  • Law Firm: Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP - Montreal Office
  • On July 17, 2008, the Supreme Court of Canada issued an important ruling on the employer's duty to accommodate employees who suffer from a handicap or disability within the meaning of the Quebec Charter of Human Rights and Freedoms (the "Charter") and similar human rights legislation.