Our experience is second to none. We have been involved in many ground breaking legal cases before many different administrative tribunals and at all levels of the courts, including the Supreme Court of Canada.
Our most recent Notable Cases, as well as the most recent developments in some of our Class Action cases, can be found below. Click on “more” to see a full list and to search for other interesting cases.
In addition to winning cases, our lawyers write and publish in their areas of expertise, and we regularly provide legal analyses of legislative and jurisprudential developments that will be of interest to our clients. Links to some of our publications can be found below.
June 29, 2017
Arbitrator holds that employees with recall rights are not “deemed terminated” after a 35 week lay-off for purposes of termination pay under the Employment Standards Act.
June 27, 2017
Arbitrator reinstates grievor whose job was eliminated and the work contracted out after he sought to exercise rights under the collective agreement.
June 21, 2017
Arbitrator reinstates former Association vice-president who was terminated for allegedly creating a poisoned work environment.
July 14, 2017
In this article, Simon Archer, Susan Philpott and Clio Godkewitsch discuss a problem with current wind-up rules in pension legislation, and propose a potential solution.
July 09, 2017
Adriel Weaver explains that the Canadian Government's settlement with Omar Khadr affirms Canada’s obligation to defend and promote human rights, and to take meaningful steps to admit and redress past wrongs.
May 15, 2017
In this paper prepared for the OBA Annual Update on Human Rights, Kelly Doctor & Caitlin Meggs discuss the legal regimes that apply to service animals in Ontario.
Few law firms have the appellate experience per capita of Goldblatt Partners, at all appellate levels. Find out how we can help you with an appeal or a judicial review application.
July 17, 2017
The class action has been certified in respect to the Canadian teams of the WHL. However, the court refused to certify the action in respect to the league's American teams.
June 22, 2017
The certification hearing in this class action has been scheduled to be heard from April 10-12, 2018 before Justice Belobaba of the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.
June 13, 2017
This class action has been certified in respect to the Ontario teams in the Ontario Hockey League. An appeal has been filed challenging the court's refusal to certify the league's American teams.