Rich Appiah is a lawyer and the principal of Appiah Law | Employment + Labour Counsel. He provides expert strategic counsel and legal representation in the area of human resources law to small and enterprise-scale businesses, as well as to managers and senior executives. Rich has been practicing employment law for over 16 years and was a partner at a downtown firm for many years before he founded Appiah Law in 2017.
He has been repeatedly recognized as a leading practitioner in employment law in the Canadian Lexpert Legal Directory and an invited guest on the CBC to provide expert legal commentary.
In this episode, Robin poses questions regarding terminations for performance-related issues. Rich relates two recent cases to examine why every employer should ensure their workplaces are free from a toxic work environment and that they properly investigate allegations of workplace harassment.