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.
September 29, 2017
Dan Sheppard analyses and compares the provisions of Bill 148 with the recommendations made in the final report of the Changing Workplaces Review.
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.
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October 19, 2017
The plaintiffs have again sought leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada. A decision is pending.
September 11, 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.
August 29, 2017
The plaintiff has filed a motion for summary judgment against CIBC. The motion is scheduled to be heard by the Ontario Superior Court commencing August 29, 2017.