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There are a lot of myths, misconceptions, and misinformation when it comes to your employment entitlements in Ontario, British Columbia and Alberta. There is no greater area of confusion than determining how to calculate severance pay.
Your employer can propose a pay cut, but they can’t cut your pay without your permission. An employer in Ontario does not have the right to unilaterally change or reduce an employee’s salary. A company that makes a change to an employee’s salary risks triggering a claim for constructive dismissal.