Successfully represented a public health unit on the judicial review (and later motion for leave to appeal) of a Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario’s decision to dismiss an application regarding discrimination on the basis of several protected grounds, including race.
Successfully represented an employer before the Divisional Court on an appeal involving issues of frustration of contract and the duty to accommodate.
Successfully responded to numerous Consent and Capacity Board appeals before the Ontario Superior Court of Justice on behalf of hospitals and doctors in relation to the capacity of patients to make treatment decisions.
Successfully resisted appeals seeking entitlement for CPD and psychotraumatic disability in a medically complex case.
Successfully represented a human resources consulting company on appeal before the Divisional Court in upholding an ESA only termination provision.
Successfully brought a preliminary motion before the Human Rights Tribunal of Ontario to extinguish a Human Rights Application.
Successfully represented a University defending discipline of a faculty member for discriminatory conduct against allegations of a breach of academic freedom rights.
Counsel to the Respondent in the leading family status accommodation case in Ontario.
On behalf of Universities, successfully defended various Human Rights Tribunal applications from students, staff and senior faculty claiming discrimination on various grounds of discrimination, including race, gender, creed and psychological disability.
Successfully defended a school board against a human rights application alleging discrimination in the provision of special education to students.