LabourPractice on LexisNexis® Quicklaw®

Complete, powerful research tools and resources selected for Canadian labour law practitioners.

Whether you represent employers, unions or labour councils, you’ll find the information you need to advise your clients. With LabourPractice, a single web page gives complete access to the leading collection of reliable sources for today’s labour law practitioner.

  • Essential primary materials on the Quicklaw service
  • Case law and Canadian Case Summaries
  • Labour statutes and regulations
  • Exclusive Butterworths® labour law treatises
  • Fully searchable digests
  • Current awareness sources
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Canadian Labour Law Cases
Simplify your research process, using the powerful research tool that connects you to the case law covering your clients’ labour questions and issues. You’ll find the largest collection of case digests, dating back to 1804, along with boards and tribunal decisions.

Labour Statutes and Regulations
Find all pertinent federal and provincial legislation that might apply to your clients’ circumstances. Interpret and apply changes to labour legislation, with current awareness sources such as the LexisNexis® Labour Law NetLetter™.

Leading Labour Law Treatises
Access expansive secondary materials chosen for labour law practitioners. You’ll find exclusive leading Butterworths labour law treatises including The Law of Collective Bargaining and Halsbury’s® Laws of Canada – Labour.

Benchmark Reference Treatises
Find advice vital to practising labour law. Butterworths benchmark reference treatises include Administrative Law in Canada and Castel and Walker – Canadian Conflict of Laws.

  • Organize bargaining units and obtain union certifi cation
  • Draft and interpret collective agreements that assert your clients’ interests
  • Interpret and apply changes to labour legislation
  • Determine legality of job action such as strikes, lockouts and picketing
  • Represent union or management in grievance arbitration proceedings
  • Negotiate labour agreements that balance employer budgets with workers’ rights
  • Assist your clients with managing worker shortages and surpluses

Access the following collections via LabourPractice* on LexisNexis® Quicklaw:

Exclusive leading
Butterworths labour law
  • Palmer & Snyder – Collective Agreement Arbitration in Canada
  • The Law of Collective Bargaining (Rayner)
Butterworths benchmark
reference treatises of general
  • Administrative Law in Canada (Sara Blake)
  • Canadian Contract Law (Swan)
  • Sopinka, Lederman & Bryant – The Law of Evidence in Canada
    (The Hon. Mr. Justice Alan W. Bryant, The Hon. Mr. Justice Sidney
    N. Lederman and The Hon. Madam Justice Michelle K. Fuerst)
  • Castel & Walker – Canadian Conflict of Laws (Janet Walker)
Halsbury’s® Laws of Canada
  • Halsbury’s® Laws of Canada – Labour (Knight)
Exclusive case law and digests
  • Wrongful Dismissal Notice Searcher (Ellen E. Mole) — Over 2,000
    cases since 1980, updated quarterly
  • Canadian Case Summaries — Find the case you need from the
    largest collection of case digests in Canada, dating back to 1804
  • Labour Arbitration Xpress Case Summaries¹
  • Canada Labour Digest
  • Canada Labour Arbitration Digest
  • Canada Workplace Health, Safety and Compensation Digest
Current Awareness
  • LexisNexis® Labour Law NetLetter™
  • LexisNexis® Workplace Health and Safety NetLetter™
  • Sack Goldblatt Mitchell Labour and Employment Law NetLetter™
  • Bulletin LexisNexis® Rapports collectifs de travail
Board and tribunal decisions
  • Canadian Labour and Relations Board Reports
  • Labour Law Cases – Topical Workplace Health, Safety &
    Compensation Law Court and Tribunal Decisions – Topical
Labour Law Legislation
  • Labour Law Statutes
  • Labour Law Regulations
Forms & Precedents
  • Canadian Forms & Precedents – Intellectual Property (The Hon.
    Mr. Justice Roger T. Hughes, Toni Polson Ashton, Stephen Burns,
    Dr. Sunny Handa, Kenneth D. McKay and Stephen J. Perry)
  • Canadian Forms & Precedents – Licensing (The Hon. Mr. Justice
    Roger T. Hughes and Martin P. J. Kratz, with Gord Sustrik)
  • Canadian Forms & Precedents – Information Technology and
    Entertainment (Lisa Abe, Donald M. Cameron, Ronald E. Dimock,
    Arthur Evrensel, Christopher D. Heer, Robert L. Percival, Bruce W.
    Stratton and Jenna Wilson)

* Requires a Quicklaw account and a separate subscription.
¹  Subscribe to the Labour Arbitration Xpress Updater Netletter, available in PDF, to remain aware of the latest developments.


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