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Privacy Commissioner unreasonably ordered the disclosure of financial records to a rival union

August 23, 2016

Divisional Court overturns Information and Privacy Commissioner’s order to release financial records of a construction sector pension plan to a rival trade union.

Lorne Richmond and Kelly Doctor have successfully challenged a decision by Ontario’s Information and Privacy Commissioner ordering the Canadian Bricklayers & Allied Craft Unions Members Pension Trust to hand over financial records to a rival trade union.

You can read a summary of the case and the Divisional Court’s decision here.



Lorne Richmond, Kelly Doctor

Practice Areas

Appeals & Judicial Review, Construction Labour Relations, Pension & Benefits Law, Privacy & Access to Information