Employee worked for own company while on employer’s time

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Sures v. Calian Technology Ltd., 2004 CarswellOnt 1888 (Ont. C.A.)

Howard Sures sold his business to Calian Technology Ltd., which then hired Sures as a regular employee. Sures did not, however, sell two of his subsidiary businesses. As part of the employment agreement between them, Sures committed he would devote his full time and attention to his duties as an employee of Calian Technology.