As of August 1, 2022, bakerlaw has joined forces with Ross & McBride LLP.
Our team is excited to become part of the formidable group of human rights, employment, and constitutional lawyers at Ross & McBride. Our current and future clients will continue to receive the personalized, high-quality representation that has become synonymous with bakerlaw, and will benefit from the collaborative, cross-functional approach to complex issues that both we and Ross & McBride value. With the added resources of larger, full-service firm, this collaboration will allow us to take on new clients for the first time since October 2021. If you are seeking legal advice, please contact us at email@example.com
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Postsecondary students cannot be asked about their sexual history when reporting sexual violence or harassment
- January 28, 2021
- Anoop Kalsi
- Comments Off on Postsecondary students cannot be asked about their sexual history when reporting sexual violence or harassment
On January 27, 2021, the Ontario Government announced it will be moving to amend current regulations regarding Sexual violence and harassment policies as postsecondary institutions. The government has recognized that many instances of sexual violence and harassment on and around campus go unreported because students fear reprisal and/or a concern that they will not be taken seriously. » Read the rest
- September 1, 2020
- Kimberly Srivastava
- Comments Off on Vulnerable Complainant Wins Sexual Assault Case
Recently, in B.C., the Court awarded $844,000 to a victim who was subjected to sexual assaults by a priest in the 1970s. You can read more about the story here (link).
Rosemary Anderson was a young teacher when she became a member of the church community. » Read the rest
- November 28, 2014
- Comments Off on Ontario Human Rights Commission Releases Statement on Sexual Harassment and the Human Rights Code
On November 25, 2014, the Ontario Human Rights Commission (OHRC) released a statement on “Sexual Harassment and the Ontario Human Rights Code” (link to statement). In the statement, the OHRC notes that it was prompted to issue the statement as a result of ‘recent events’ (i.e. » Read the rest