Gordana Ivanovic 

Gordana Ivanovic

Calgary
TD Canada Trust Tower, Suite 1700
421 7th Avenue S.W.
Calgary, Alberta T2P 4K9

t: 403.531.8740
e: gordana.ivanovic@mcmillan.ca

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Gordana is a member of the firm’s Advocacy and Employment Group practicing in the area of Litigation.  Prior to joining McMillan, Gordana spent many years practicing litigation in a civil litigation boutique firm where she gained extensive knowledge and experience litigating in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law, Contracts, Employment and Labour Disputes, Natural Resources, Leasing and Real Estate, and Insurance. Gordana is passionate about listening to her client’s needs and using the Law to achieve the best result for her client. Gordana has prepared documents for all levels of Court in Alberta and appears regularly at the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta. Gordana is routinely involved in all aspects of the litigation process, including alternate dispute resolutions and has appeared as both co-counsel as well as lead counsel in various trials.

Publications

Coming Soon: Significant Changes to Alberta's Employment Standards Code
Alberta Court of Appeal Uses Blue Pencil to Save Non-Compete
COVID-19: Alberta Government Announces List of Essential Services
The "Fix" Is In: Alberta Employee Awarded 34.5 Months' Damages for Breach of Contract
Empêcher la propagation : ce que les employeurs doivent savoir au sujet du coronavirus en milieu de travail
Quand la médiation est-elle obligatoire? – analyse comparative de la médiation obligatoire au Canada
Weighing Your Options? Reasonable Notice Means Weighing Your Evidence, Count Summary Judgment Out
Les tests de dépistage aléatoires de drogue comme le cannabis peuvent-ils être imposés par l'employeur ?
Les tests de dépistage aléatoires de drogue comme le cannabis peuvent-ils être imposés par l'employeur ?
Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Random Drug & Alcohol Testing Appeal
Alberta Court of Appeal confirms ambiguous termination provisions should be interpreted in favour of employees
Taking Stock of Alberta's New Employment Standards
Alberta Bill 30: Changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Act on the Horizon
Alberta Decision a Win for Random Drug & Alcohol Testing (For Now)
In Case You Missed It: Significant Changes to Alberta's Workplace Laws Are Coming

Education

  • University of Alberta, LL.B. - 2004
  • University of Winnipeg, B. Sc. (Chemistry) and B. A. (Sociology) - 1999

Year Of Call

  • Alberta - 2006

Practices

arbitrage
litiges en droit des affaires
litiges en construction
résolution de conflits
litiges en matière d'emploi
assurances
location immobilière
litige
opérations négociées
responsabilité des commerçants

Industries

construction
assurances
ressources naturelles
industries manufacturières, distribution et commerce du détail

Directorships and Professional Associations

  • Canadian Association of Counsel to Employers
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Canadian Bar Association Civil Litigation Subsection – Executive Member and Treasurer

Gordana is a member of the firm’s Advocacy and Employment Group practicing in the area of Litigation.  Prior to joining McMillan, Gordana spent many years practicing litigation in a civil litigation boutique firm where she gained extensive knowledge and experience litigating in the areas of Corporate and Commercial Law, Contracts, Employment and Labour Disputes, Natural Resources, Leasing and Real Estate, and Insurance. Gordana is passionate about listening to her client’s needs and using the Law to achieve the best result for her client. Gordana has prepared documents for all levels of Court in Alberta and appears regularly at the Court of Queen’s Bench of Alberta. Gordana is routinely involved in all aspects of the litigation process, including alternate dispute resolutions and has appeared as both co-counsel as well as lead counsel in various trials.

Octobre 2020
Coming Soon: Significant Changes to Alberta's Employment Standards Code(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment and Labour 

Septembre 2020
Alberta Court of Appeal Uses Blue Pencil to Save Non-Compete(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment and Labour Law Bulletin

Mars 2020
COVID-19: Alberta Government Announces List of Essential Services(seulement disponible en anglais)

Business Law Bulletin

Février 2020
The "Fix" Is In: Alberta Employee Awarded 34.5 Months' Damages for Breach of Contract(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment and Labour Bulletin

Décembre 2018
Weighing Your Options? Reasonable Notice Means Weighing Your Evidence, Count Summary Judgment Out(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment and Labour Bulletin

Juin 2018
Supreme Court Refuses to Hear Random Drug & Alcohol Testing Appeal(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment & Labour Bulletin

Février 2018
Taking Stock of Alberta's New Employment Standards(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment & Labour Bulletin

Janvier 2018
Alberta Bill 30: Changes to the Occupational Health and Safety Act on the Horizon(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment and Labour Bulletin

Novembre 2017
Alberta Decision a Win for Random Drug & Alcohol Testing (For Now)(seulement disponible en anglais)

Employment & Labour Bulletin

Août 2017
In Case You Missed It: Significant Changes to Alberta's Workplace Laws Are Coming(seulement disponible en anglais)

Litigation Bulletin