Alberta /ælˈbɜrtə/ is a province of Canada. With a population of 3,645,257 in 2011 and an estimated population of 4,082,571 as of January 1, 2014, it is Canada's fourth-most populous province and most populous of Canada's three prairie provinces. Alberta and its neighbour, Saskatchewan, were established as provinces on September 1, 1905.Alberta is located in western Canada and is one of Canada's three Prairie Provinces. It is bounded by the provinces of British Columbia to the west and Saskatchewan to the east, the Northwest Territories to the north, and the U.S. state of Montana to the south. Alberta is one of three Canadian provinces and territories to border only a single U.S.
Posts about Alberta
  • Paradise Lost – Firing an Employee on Vacation

    … to be relaxing and enjoyable, can cause undue stress for the employee, resulting in an award of aggravated damages. For example, in Bigelow v. T.C. Mobile Vessels Ltd., the Alberta Provincial Court found that terminating an employee on vacation contributed to the employer’s breach of the duty of good faith and fair dealing in the manner of termination…

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