Litigation

Health minister committed systemic discrimination in treatment of midwives’ pay: Ontario court

Health minister committed systemic discrimination in treatment of midwives’ pay: Ontario court

Divisional Court used three-part test for discrimination from Peel Law Association v. Pieters

COVID-19 Economic Recovery Act to amend Justices of the Peace Act and Provincial Offences Act

COVID-19 Economic Recovery Act to amend Justices of the Peace Act and Provincial Offences Act

Ontario hopes to fill judicial vacancies faster and improve tech use in provincial offences courts

Ontario and Superior Courts of Justice embark on first phase of reopening

Ontario and Superior Courts of Justice embark on first phase of reopening

Second phase is projected to begin on Sept. 15, third phase on Nov. 1

Court hearing summary motion in Charter challenge of Ontario’s gas-pump carbon-tax stickers

Court hearing summary motion in Charter challenge of Ontario’s gas-pump carbon-tax stickers

Both the Province and the CCLA agreed the matter can be decided without a full trial: lawyer

Former judge Robert Sutherland dies due to post COVID-19 complications

Former judge Robert Sutherland dies due to post COVID-19 complications

Sutherland was known as a judge who was lenient with young offenders

Illegal termination provision may affect employment contract’s other enforceable provisions: ONCA

Illegal termination provision may affect employment contract’s other enforceable provisions: ONCA

Employment Standards Act aims to protect employee’s interests and should be interpreted accordingly