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Me Jean-François Lecours

Jean-François Lecours

Labour Law and Occupational Health and Safety
Public and Administrative Law
Access to Information and Protection of Privacy

Mr. Lecours has been practicing law since he was called to the Barreau du Québec in 1993.
He joined the firm in 2007.

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Telephone : 418 692-4180
Fax : 418 692-5082

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Mr. Lecours specializes in labour and employment law, as legal counsel, negotiator or attorney, and acts exclusively for employers. His practice extends to all aspects of labour relations, strategic planning of human resources and occupational health and safety.

He acts as attorney for employers in the fields of education, of health and social services, and for private companies in various fields of activities. He pleads before the arbitration tribunals, ordinary courts, Quebec Administrative Court and other specialized bodies in litigations regarding the interpretation and application of collective agreements, labour and occupational health and safety laws, human rights charters, and in disciplinary measures and termination of employment.

Mr. Lecours is legal counsel to employers in the negotiation of collective agreements for public organizations and private companies in various fields of activities. He regularly counsels and represents employers in all aspects of union accreditations and grievance arbitrations.

Mr. Lecours represents employers before arbitration boards, civil courts and authorities specialized in labour law for disputes related to the interpretation and application of collective agreements, labour laws, human rights charters, disciplinary measures or termination of employment.

He focuses a part of his professional activities on privacy and access to information legislation for public institutions and private companies. In this regard, he acts as attorney before the Commission d’accès à l’information and as a trainer. He is also regularly invited as a speaker by various organizations.

LL.B., 1991, Université de Sherbooke
Member of the Canadian Maritime Law Association

Member of the Board of the Fondation du CRDI de Québec

Member of the Chambre de commerce de Lévis

Chairman of the Board of the CLSC de Desjardins (former)

Mr. Lecours has been a member of the Board of Directors of the Fondation du CLSC Desjardins.(former)

Member of the Board of the Caisse populaire Desjardins de Pintendre (former)

Member of the Board of the Agence de la santé et des services sociaux de Chaudière-Appalaches (former)

Member of the Board of the Technocentre Chaudière-Appalaches (former)

Member of the Regroupement des directeurs généraux et présidents de CLSC – CHSLD Chaudière-Appalaches (former)

Member of the Comité d’urbanisme de la Ville de Lévis (former)

Member and founder of the Board for the Carrefour Jeunesse Emploi de Lévis (former) 

La saine gestion des lésions professionnelles;

Les règles de base sur la diffusion des renseignements personnels;

Consommation de drogue et d’alcool en milieu de travail, lecture given in collaboration with Ms. Isabelle Rochette.

Droit d’accès de l’employé à ses renseignements personnels;

Dernières tendances en matière d’assignation temporaires et retrait préventif, lectures given in collaboration with Ms. Émilie Gagné and Ms. Karine Brassard;

La liberté d’expression et ses limites: le mensonge, cette action déloyale!

Jean-François LECOURS and Ariane LECLERC-FORTIN, “Tout ce qu’il faut savoir sur les renseignements personnels en matière d’emploi. Volet II: Droit d’accès de l’employé à ses renseignements personnels” in Les 20 ans de la Loi sur la protection des renseignements personnels dans le secteur privé, Vol. 392, Cowansville, Éditions Yvon Blais, 2014.