About Northen Exposure

Welcome to Northern Exposure, a blog from the firm of Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP, a member of the Employers Counsel Network. I’m Brian Smeenk, your editor-in-chief.

Northern Exposure provides U.S. employers with operations in Canada information on employment law issues and analysis of news and events that affect doing business in Canada. Our coverage includes decisions on employment law cases by the Supreme Court of Canada and the courts in each province of the country; tips for employers with operations in Canada; and analysis of new employment laws that may have a broad impact across Canada. and alerts about important, breaking news on Canadian employment law.

You can keep up with the latest posts in Northern Exposure by subscribing to our e-zine. In addition to the e-zine you will receive every Tuesday, we’ll also occasionally send you  e-mail alerts with important, breaking news on Canadian employment law that just can’t wait until the next issue arrives.

We are confident that our affiliation with Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP will enable us to provide an informative and readable blog about current developments in Canadian labor, employment, and human rights law.

Fasken Martineau is one of the world’s leading international business law, litigation, labor, and employment firms with more than 650 lawyers with offices in Canada, the United Kingdom, France, and South Africa. The Fasken firm is home to one of Canada’s leading and largest nationwide legal groups whose practice is devoted to labor, employment, and human rights issues.

The firm has approximately 100 lawyers practicing in these fields in locations from Vancouver in the west to Toronto and Montreal in the east, as well as London and Paris. I and other Fasken lawyers from across Canada will be sharing our expertise and keeping you up to date on employment law changes and court rulings north of the U.S. border.

Contact Northern Exposure
Brian Smeenk
Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
Phone: (416) 868-3438