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Lozeron v. Phasecom Systems Inc., 2005 CarswellAlta 597, 2005 ABQB 328 (Alta. Q.B.)

An Alberta court has ruled it has jurisdiction in a wrongful dismissal case involving an Edmonton-based executive who worked for an American company.

In December 1997 Robert Lozeron moved from Edmonton to New Orleans to manage a branch run by Phasecom America, Inc., of the MasTec group of companies. In November 2002 he was promoted to vice-president of U.S. operations, responsible for branches across America.