Showing posts with label CERB. Show all posts
Showing posts with label CERB. Show all posts

Monday, 7 June 2021

CERB Proper Deduction against Wrongful Dismissal Damages: BCSC

Are amounts received under the Canada Emergency Response Benefit (“CERB”) a setoff against wrongful dismissal damages?

It would appear that the answer to the question still depends on which judge you ask.

In Hogan v 1187938 B.C. Ltd., 2021 BCSC 1021 (CanLII), the Honourable Madam Justice Gerow of the British Columbia Supreme Court held such amount was a proper deduction.