Howard Levitt: Sears Canada, employment growth and Harvey Weinstein
Sears Canada is wanting to obtain court approval to start liquidating their stores as early as October 19th, putting the company out of business and around 12,000 employees out of work.
Guest: Ian Lee. Sprott School of Business. Carleton University.
Employment in Hamilton grew by the second largest amount in the country in the third quarter of this year according to a BMO economic analysis.
Guest: Glen Norton, Director of Economic Development, City of Hamilton.
Allegations of sexual harassment and rape are piling up against the movie mogul Harvey Weinstein. Gwyneth Paltrow, Angelina Jolie and others have come forward saying that he harassed them. Others have come forward about the ‘casting couch’ culture of Hollywood. Is this story going to get worse?
Guest: Howard Levitt, Employment Lawyer.