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Shana Wolch

Calgary, Canada Canada Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Employment & Labour
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Employment & Labour - Alberta

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Shana Wolch is a Calgary-based lawyer who is well respected for her work on M&A-related employment mandates. She is also highly experienced in occupational health and safety matters and workplace investigations.
"In addition to providing detailed and strong guidance, she takes additional steps to ensure that all considerations are factored into decisions." "She is very pragmatic: you get the legal advice but also a very helpful and constructive discussion about how to apply it and what makes sense for your business."
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Practice Areas

Emphasis on: occupational health and safety (investigations, defence of charges, policy creation, training and implementation); alcohol and drug policies; cannabis (assisted growers and retailer operations through to workplace management of safety sensitive); white collar crime and employee trust thefts; mergers and acquisitions; privacy; workplace employment policies, including training; workplace investigations including training; employee discipline and dismissal; disability and accommodation; human rights and discrimination; workers’ compensation; pension and benefits; and, unionized workforce issues.

Career

Alberta Bar, 2004. Guest lecturer, Employment Law, University of Calgary. CBA Mentor. Alberta Director, CACE.

Professional Memberships

CBA (Labour and Employment – South - Past Chair; and, Privacy).

Publications

Keep Calm and ... Understand Cannibis: What Employers in the Energy Sector Want to Know About Legalized Cannabis in the Workplace - Canadian Energy Law Foundation, Volume 56, Issue 2 of the Alberta Law Review; Canadian Employment Safety and Health Guide – published article on Cannabis FAQs; A Look at Canadian Privacy and Anti-Spam Laws - International Association of Defense Counsel, Volume 84, Issue 4 of the Defense Counsel Journal; Various McCarthy Tétrault L&E Blogs including: Obtaining Marevas During Times of Increased Fraud; COVID-19 Update: Moving Forward - Considerations for the Re-Opening of Physical Workplaces.

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Shana Wolch

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