Represented an advertising company in defending a freedom of expression claim pursuant to the Charter. Claim stayed on jurisdictional and forum non conveniens grounds.
Represented a program delivery company in an unjust dismissal complaint. Successfully asserted preliminary objection to adjudicator’s jurisdiction based on the complainant’s status as an independent contractor.
Represented a plan administrator before the Court of Appeal for Ontario in a claim for a survivor pension which considered the test for qualifying as a common-law spouse and the administrator’s discharge provision under the PBA.
On behalf of a financial institution, defeated a judicial review application of a Canadian Human Rights Commission decision in Federal Court
Successfully defended a retail client in a human rights complaint brought by a customer who claimed he was denied service for discriminatory reasons
Represented a large natural gas company in regulatory hearings on repeat basis.
Successfully brought a motion for summary judgment to dismiss claims against a large insurer and its insured on jurisdictional basis.
Successfully represented a large corporation in a trial involving breach of contract. Was successful in the appellate court as well.
Conducted a three day civil litigation trial with favourable results for the client.
Successfully defended a healthcare company against a complaint alleging age discrimination in a job competition.