If you are fired

What are my rights?

My employer told me I'm being fired for "just cause." Do they have to give me notice?
  • Yes
  • No

Getting let go can come as a shock, and it may feel unfair. In some cases, it is unfair — and against the law. There are rules your employer must follow if they fire you. Learn what they are, and steps you can take to protect your rights.

What you should know

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  • This information applies to British Columbia, Canada
  • Reviewed for legal accuracy in April 2020
  • Time to read: 14 minutes

Reviewed for legal accuracy by

Ashley Syer, Syer Law

Ashley Syer

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