BlackBerry vows to defend 'vigorously' against $20M employee lawsuit

BlackBerry has told CBC News it will defend itself "vigorously" against an employee lawsuit that claims the company denied employees termination entitlements when it transferred them to the Ford Motor Company of Canada.

The lawsuit involves more than 300 current and former employees, and was announced Thursday in a news release by Ottawa law firm Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP.

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