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.
Represented numerous institutions under the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act and the Municipal Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act in appeals before the Information and Privacy Commissioner of Ontario.
Successful overturned initial entitlement in a strain and hernia case based on an expert medical opinion that the worker’s injury was actually a complication of recent surgery.
Successfully overturned loss of earnings benefits following the termination of a worker for misrepresentations on his employment application.
Obtained 90% SIEF relief in a PTSD claim based on prior psychological disability and extended recovery time.
Successfully resisted appeals seeking entitlement for CPD and psychotraumatic disability in a medically complex case.
Successfully defended preliminary motion to exclude evidence in a termination case for a telecommunications industry employer.
Successfully represented an intervenor at the Supreme Court of Canada in the leading workplace privacy case – R v Cole.
Mitigated client costs through effective applications for claim cost relief.
Effectively managed return to work initiatives resulting in several consecutive year rebates for clients.