Tribunal work involves legislation that affects clients with a wide range of legal issues. Employment, environmental issues, and social justice are just a few of the areas that are handled by dozens of tribunals established by the government. Here are some recent cases and reports from tribunals where paralegals may practice:
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In a recent employment-law case, a dental office manager was awarded more than $62,000 in damages for wrongful dismissal and breach of the Ontario Human Rights Code. Partridge v. Botony Dental Corporation, 2015 ONSC 343 (CanLII) considers wrongful dismissal as a reprisal for a request for accommodation for childcare arrangements. The plaintiff, Ms. Partridge, filed […]
CanLII Connects makes it faster and easier for legal professionals and the public to access high-quality legal commentary on Canadian court decisions. See Scope’s Publisher Page. Here are some recent cases of direct interest and use to paralegals in Ontario: