Paint-store manager awarded 18 months’ notice12/11/2002|Canadian Employment Law Today Neilipovitz v. ICI Paints (Canada) Inc., 114 A.C.W.S. (3d) 70 (Ont. S.C.J.)Neilipovitz began working for St. Clair Paint, a predecessor company of ICI Paints, in 1978. She became manager of a store in 1986. In 1990 the stores were sold to St. Clair – Colour Your World. The defendant, ICI, purchased some of the assets of St. Clair – Colour Your World in 1997, including the store the plaintiff managed. ICI offered Neilipovitz employment at the same salary — an offer she accepted. One month later she was dismissed without cause.She received severance in accordance with the previous St. Clair – Colour Your World termination policy. The plaintiff sought damages for wrongful dismissal claiming she was not bound by the previous policy. To Read the Full Story, Subscribe or Sign In Remember Me Forgot Password If you are a current Subscriber, please click here to set-up or update your login information.