Extra severance for callously dismissed banquet manager

|Canadian Employment Law Today

De Guzman v. Marine drive Golf Club, 2003 CarswellBC 1956, 2003 BCPC 284 (B.C. Prov. Ct.)

Noel de Guzman was fired from his job as banquet manager at the Marine Drive Golf Club in Vancouver and was given eight weeks’ pay plus benefits money. His employer said he was let go due to a restructuring that eliminated his position.

As banquet manager, de Guzman was responsible for running functions, hiring and training staff and bringing in business.