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The Employment Hour™

Hosted by Lior Samfiru
Mondays 7:00PM - 8:00PM on AM640 (Toronto)
Wednesdays 7:00PM - 8:00PM on AM640 (Toronto)
Sundays 1:00PM - 2:00PM on AM640 (Toronto)
Sundays 5:00PM - 6:00PM on 980 CKNW (Vancouver)
Sundays Noon - 1:00PM on AM900 (Hamilton)
Sundays 11:00AM - 12:00PM on 580 CFRA (Ottawa)
Lior Samfiru

Lior Samfiru


Lior resolves workplace problems. He has established a reputation as a leading employment lawyer in Ontario and heads the Labour and Employment Law. Lior represents and advises both employees and employers with respect to all workplace matters, including employee terminations, wrongful dismissal, disciplinary issues, employment contracts and human rights.

Lior has a long and established track record of successfully resolving wrongful dismissal and other legal claims and regularly represents the interests of his clients before Ontario courts and administrative tribunals, including the Ontario Labour Relations Board and the Ontario Human Rights Tribunal.
Learn more about Lior

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Phone: 1-855-821-5900

lior@stlawyers.ca




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We have created the first and only Severance Calculator app. Find out how much severance is owed in every situation by downloading the free app.

September 26th 2013: Click here read Lior's interview with Sun News regarding the claim against the Ministry of Labour. Read more about the claim.

September 25th 2013: Labour Claim featured in Toronto Star: Click here to read full story. Click here to read more about the claim.

Employment Hour Vancouver: Sunday, July 23rd 2017

Employment Hour Vancouver: Sunday, July 23rd 2017

  • Listen to The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900! Hosts Lior Samfiru and John Scholes on being recruited (and fired) by a new employer, and what to do if your employer wants your resignation.

Employment Hour Vancouver: Sunday, July 16th 2017

Employment Hour Vancouver: Sunday, July 16th 2017

  • Listen to The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900! Hosts Lior Samfiru and John Scholes on change from commission to base salary, the Severance Pay Calculator, and calls from CKNW listeners.

Archived Shows

  • Employment Hour Toronto: Wednesday, July 12th 2017

  • The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900!
    Hosts Lior Samfiru and John Scholes on what to do when your employer wants you to resign, and a hard truth for truckers working as “independent contractors.”

  • Employment Hour Toronto: Monday, July 10th 2017

  • The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900!
    Hosts David Vaughan and John Scholes on why employees are owed severance even when a company is closing its doors, and why you should use the Severance Pay Calculator.

  • Employment Hour Vancouver: Sunday, July 9th 2017

  • Listen to The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900!
    Hosts Lior Samfiru and John Scholes on lawyers behaving badly, terminated for medical reasons, and a concerned son-in-law.

  • Employment Hour Toronto: Wednesday, July 5th 2017

  • The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900!
    Hosts Lior Samfiru and John Scholes on how minimum wage changes affect employers, a company’s new policy request, and listener questions.

  • Employment Hour Vancouver: Sunday, July 2nd 2017

  • Listen to The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900!
    Hosts Lior Samfiru and John Scholes on what constitutes a Constructive Dismissal, and what happens when a new owner makes changes.

  • Employment Hour Toronto: Wednesday, June 28th 2017

  • The Employment Hour on AM640 AM580 AM900!
    Lior Samfiru and John Scholes answered phone calls live, including a former Sears Canada employee who lost his salary continuance and benefits.