Posts Tagged ‘Response to Bill 107’

August 12th, 2009 - 7:11 pm § in Human Rights & Public Policy

What Does the New Human Rights Legislation Mean for People of Colour

“The McGuinty government’s recent legislation to “modernize” Ontario’s human rights system has now been forwarded for second reading in the Legislature.  The new model is purported to be a more open, accessible and faster complaint resolution process, where application[...]

August 12th, 2009 - 6:48 pm § in Human Rights & Public Policy

Human Rights Reforms Could Trigger Unfair Proceedings

 “You probably don’t know Ontario’s Human Rights Tribunal is now considering adopting potentially draconian new rules on how it will handle discrimination claims.  This should worry everyone, whether they look through the eyes of a discrimination claimant or through the eyes of [...]