Advised Universities regarding strategic options after adverse findings by Labour Board regarding conduct in bargaining with faculty.
Advisor to a number of Boards in obtaining government approval of executive compensation program.
Counsel to University Board at arbitration involving the intersection of board governance rules and Academic Freedom.
Counsel to University on complex pension governance arbitration.
Counsel to University Boards and Municipal Councils on executive hiring and terminations.
Counsel for University on appeal to Court of Appeal dismissing action brought by Faculty Association.
Counsel on termination of eight transit enforcement officers.
Proven track record working with employers and unions to resolve complex disputes in an efficient and timely matter.
Counsel for a municipality at arbitration successfully upholding video surveillance.
Counsel for a University at arbitration on the limits of accommodation for faculty member with mental disabilities.
Counsel on a fire fighter interest dispute where unique work schedule awarded.
Counsel to a transit authority on multiple cease and desist applications.
Lead counsel of a team of 25 lawyers in seeking injunctions and cease and desist orders for a municipality during a lengthy strike.
Strategic bargaining advisor and bargaining spokesperson for Ontario universities and municipalities.
Ongoing advisor to Boards and Councils on a variety of legal, regulatory and government relations issues, including challenges with executive compensation, human rights and social media.
* past results are not necessarily indicative of future results and outcomes will vary according to the facts in individual cases