Reported Cases
& Tribunal Decisions

The lawyers at the Firm have been involved with the following cases or decisions.

Reported Decisions

  • Carolyn Liddy v. City of Vaughan, Anna Mauro, Bill Robinson and Michael Ridgwell, [2020] ONSC 514
  • Riar v. Dali Homes Inc., [2019] ONCA 933
  • Riar v. Dali Homes Inc., [2019] ONSC 616
  • 1668135 Ontario Inc. v. Pearce and City of Vaughan 2016 ONSC 6667 (Costs)
  • Raubvogel et al v. The City of Vaughan et al, [2016] ONSC 7478
  • North Key Construction v. Black & McDonald Limited [2015] ONSC 4560
  • Govan Brown & Associates v. Equinox 199 Bay St. Co et al [2014] ONSC 3924
  • Upak Disposals v. Durham (Regional Municipality) [2014] O.J. No. 92
  • Tomasone et aL. v. Capo Sgro Dilena [2014] O.J. NO. 2955
  • Advanced Construction Techniques v. OHL Construction (#2) [2014] ONSC 3763
  • Advanced Construction Techniques v. OHL Construction [2013] ONSC 7505
  • OHL Construction v. Continental Casualty Co. [2013] O.J. No.3052
  • Vaughan (City) v. Antorisa Investments Ltd. [2012] O.J. No. 3584 and [2012] O.J. No. 4200 (Court of Appeal)
  • Paul v. Pizale 2011 ONSC 3490 and [2011] O.J. 5823 (Superior Court of Justice)
  • Cuillerier v. André’s Furnace, 2011 ONSC 5310 (Master McLeod)
  • Jagosky v. Huntsville (Town) [2010] O.J. No. 3562 and [2011] O.J. No. 1841 (Court of Appeal)
  • Rizmi Holdings v. Vaughan (City) [2010] O.J. No. 1063 (Divisional Court) and (Court of Appeal)
  • Hawkins v. Ontario (Attorney General), (2010) 98 O.R. (3d) 321 (Superior Court of Justice), and [2010] O.J. 1193
  • 1672370 Ontario limited v. D. Narducci Holdings [2009] CanLii 53156
  • Borden Elliott v. Temagami First Nation [2009] CanLii 18672
  • Borden & Elliot v. Temagami First Nation, [2009] 3 C.N.L.R. 30 (S.C.J.)
  • Rizmi Holdings v. Vaughan (City) [2009] O.J. No.2088 (Divisional Court)
  • Court v. Ontario (Attorney General), [2009] O.J. No. 2277 (Court of Appeal)
  • Gough v. Peel Police Service 2009 CanLII 12112 (Divisional Court)
  • Rasmussen v. H.R. Trucking Inc., [2008] O.J. No. 2628 (Court of Appeal), leave to appeal to the Supreme Court of Canada dismissed.
  • Court v. Ontario (Attorney General), [2008] O.J. No. 2311 (Superior Court of Justice)
  • Lesecq v. Ottawa Montessori School, [2008] O.J. No. 91 (Master)
  • Tadros v. Peel Regional Police Service [2007] O.J. No. 3833 (Superior Court), appeal allowed 2009 ONCA 442 (Ontario Court of Appeal)
  • Gough v. Peel Regional Police Service, [2006] O.J. No. 803 (Divisional Court)
  • Rasmussen v. H.R. Trucking Inc., [2006] O.J. No. 4282 (Superior Court)
  • Rodriguez Holding Corp. v. Vaughan (City), [2006] O.J. 4779 and Rodriguez Holding Corp. v. Vaughan (City), [2007] O.J. No. 1303 (Court of Appeal)
  • Peel (Regional Municipality) Police Service v. Watson, [2005] O.J. No. 3525 (Divisional Court) and Watson v. Catney, [2007] O.J. No. 231 (Court of Appeal)
  • Ontario (Ministry of Transportation) v. Ontario (Information and Privacy Commissioner), [2005] O.J. No. 4047 (Court of Appeal)
  • Sinclair-Cockburn Insurance Brokers Ltd. v. Richards, [2002] O.J. No. 3288 (Court of Appeal)
  • Sinclair-Cockburn Insurance Brokers Ltd. v. Richards, [2002] S.C.C.A. No. 450
  • Sinclair-Cockburn Insurance Brokers Ltd. v. Richards, 61 O.R. (3d) 105
  • Ontario (Ministry of Transportation) v. Ontario (Information and Privacy Commissioner), [2004] O.J. No. 224 (Divisional Court)
  • So v. Wyndham Street Investments Inc., [2004] O.J. No. 4299 (Court of Appeal), and [2003] O.J. No. 2574 (Superior Court)
  • v. Raglan, [2004] O.J. No. 4970 (Superior Court)
  • Dell v. Gentra Inc., [2003] O.J. No. 88 (Superior Court)
  • McGrath v. Cougs Investments Ltd., [2003] O.J. No. 2940 (Superior Court)
  • Banks v. Loblaws Companies Ltd., [2003] O.J. No. 3066 (Master)
  • Hanna Paper Fibres Ltd. v. All-Media Shredding 2003CanLII 32064 (Superior Court)
  • Aviaco International Leasing, InC. v. Boeing Canada Inc., [2002] O.J. 379
  • McGrath v. McGrath, [1998] O.J. No. 400 (Superior Court)
  • Royal Bank of Canada v. Four Deer Crescent Ltd., [1998] O.J. No. 1871 (Superior Court)
  • Sun Life v. Speedy Muffler [1998] O. J. No. 773 (Court of Appeal)
  • Rotstein v. North York (City) endorsement of the Ontario Divisional Court (O’Leary, J.) January 11, 1995
  • v. Valliere, [1995] O.J. No. 4074 (Provincial Court)
  • Re: Garfin v. Jakuba [1993] O.J. No. 2678 (Assessment Officer)
  • v. Serniuk [1992] O.J. No. 3830 (Provincial Court)
  • Khan v. College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, [1992] O.J. No. 1725 (Court of Appeal)

Tribunal Decisions

Ontario Municipal Board

Including various substantive hearings and procedural motions and pre-hearings.

  • Wolfe v. Toronto (City), [2008] O.M.B.D. No. 410
  • Gruehl v. Milton (Town), [2007] O.M.B.D. No. 416
  • Sword-Cobourg Motor Inns v. Northumberland (Country), [2005] O.M.B.D. No. 520
  • Stapleton v. Mississauga (City) Committee of Adjustment, [2004] O.M.B.D. No. 368
  • Vaughan (City) Official Plan Amendment No. 240 (Re), [2003] O.M.B.D. No. 436
  • Lanada Investments Ltd. v. Vaughan (City), [2002] O.M.B.D. 311
  • Lanada Investments Ltd. v. Vaughan (City), [2002] O.M.B.D. 400
  • Lanada Investments Ltd. v. Vaughan (City), [2002] O.M.B.D. 547
  • 60 Overlea Boulevard Ltd. v. East York (Borough), [1998] O.M.B.D. 231
  • Mitchell v. Caledon (Town) Committee of Adjustment, [1997] O.M.B.D. No. 32
  • Runnymede Development Corp. v. Ajax (Town), [1997] O.M.B.D. No. 1830
  • Cartier Place Apartments v. Toronto (City) Committee of Adjustment, [1995] O.M.B.D. No. 295
  • 692210 Ontario Ltd. v. Richmond Hill (Town), [1995] O.M.B.D. No. 1347
  • Skliros v. York (City) Committee of Adjustment, [1995] O.M.B.D. No. 1727
  • Skliros v. York (City) Committee of Adjustment, [1995] O.M.B.D. No. 1814
  • Muzzo Brothers Group Inc. v. Richmond Hill (Town), [1993] O.M.B.D. No. 486
  • Muzzo Brothers Group Inc. v. Richmond Hill (Town), [1993] O.M.B.D. No. 635
  • Felgi Investments Inc. v. Richmond Hill (Town), [1993] O.M.B.D. No. 1450
  • Fedbar Construction Limited v. Richmond Hill (Town), [1993] O.M.B.D. No. 1728

Ontario Civilian Commission on Police Services

  • September 18, 2007 Peel Police v. Constable Gough, OCCPS (No. 2)
  • June 18, 2007 Peel Police v. Constable Clarke, OCCPS
  • September 8, 2006 Peel Police v. Constable Hassan, OCCPS
  • August 25, 2003 Peel Police v. Constable Brannagan, OCCPS
  • June 5, 2003 Peel Police v. Constable Gough, OCCPS (No. 1)

Discipline Panels

  • June 17, 2009 John Farr v. Law Society of Upper Canada (reasons released September 16, 2009)
  • May 14, 2008 APEO Weisz and Nexus Engineering Inc. (Engineering Dimensions July/August 2008)

Ontario Inquests

  • Re: Inquest into the death of Lumgair, Cutler and Wibberley (Waterloo, January-February 2002)
  • Re: Inquest into the deaths of the Luft Family (Kitchener, January 2001)
  • Re: Inquest into the death of Hugo Manzano (Toronto, March 2000)

Our Lawyers

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Publications

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