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Sven Poysa

Toronto, Canada Canada Guide 2022 Ranked in 1 departments
Ranked in : Employment & Labour
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Sven Poysa is recognised for his work on the labour and employment aspects of company restructurings, having advised on several high-profile insolvency matters in Ontario. He has further capabilities in grievance arbitrations and executive terminations and also demonstrates strength in health and safety and employee benefit disputes.
"Sven Poysa is a very good guy - I have a high regard for him."
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Sven has significant experience in all areas of workplace law. He advises national and international companies on legal and strategic HR issues, including executive employment arrangements, corporate transactions, individual terminations, facility closures, workforce reorganizations and restructurings. In addition, Sven regularly advises a wide range of private and broader public sector clients on labour and employment compliance issues, outsourcings and service integrations. Sven has significant experience in collective bargaining matters, including union successorship issues and strategies. He regularly represents clients in judicial and administrative proceedings, with a focus on human rights, labour arbitrations, workers’ compensation, employment standards, and health and safety matters. Sven has spoken and written on a wide-range of labour and employment topics, and for many years taught Legal Inquiry at McMaster University. Prior to joining Osler, Sven clerked at the Quebec Court of Appeal with Justice Joseph Nuss.

Professional Memberships

Canadian Bar Association

Ontario Bar Association

Law Society of Ontario

Publications

Employment & Labour Law in Quebec, Lexology Navigator, 2017-2018.

Canadian Employment Law, Legal 500: Country Comparative Guide, 2017-2018.

Personal

McGill University, B.C.L./LL.B.

McMaster University, B.A. & B.Sc.

Institut des Etudes Politiques (Lyon), C.E.P.

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Sven Poysa

Osler, Hoskin & Harcourt LLP

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