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April 16, 2020

Conner Harris and Brynn Leger successfully defend motion to strike at the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

Rayman Beitchman successfully defended a motion to strike a portion of its client’s claim against the Regional Municipality of Waterloo. The motion offered the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal a rare opportunity to apply the principles surrounding motions to strike within […]
April 3, 2020

Jason Beitchman wins rare costs award for client at the Sports Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada (SDRCC)

Jason Beitchman argued that his client was entitled to costs following the finding of an Arbtrator with the SDRCC that the investigation and dismissal of his client was biased and lacking procedural fairness. The SDRCC, which only awards costs in […]
February 11, 2020

Conner Harris and Brynn Leger successful in appeal before Divisional Court

Justice Kiteley of the Divisional Court dismissed an appeal of a Small Claims Court decision which found professional negligence on the part of a former lawyer of Rayman Beitchman’s client. Acting as pro bono counsel on the appeal, Conner Harris […]
February 7, 2020

Jason Beitchman and Conner Harris successfully obtain award of $2.8million for clients at Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

Jason Beitchman and Conner Harris were successful in representing local landowners at the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal (LPAT) to obtain compensation of $2.8million, plus 6% interest dating back to 1997, from the City of Windsor who had expropriated their property. […]
January 6, 2020

Jason Beitchman obtains order for payment of settlement funds.

Jason Beitchman appeared at the Ontario Superior Court of Justice representing the plaintiff and defendant by counterclaim following the settlement of a claim for breach of contract, damages for dismissal as a dependent contractor, and punitive and aggravated damages, as […]
December 18, 2019

Jason Beitchman successful in arbitration at the Sports Dispute Resolution Centre of Canada

Jason Beitchman represented the claimant, a lifelong athlete and accomplished coach, at an arbitration before the SDRCC in an appeal of Athletics Canada’s decision to remove the claimant as a member of Athletics Canada and from their hall of fame […]
December 6, 2019

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris Successfully Obtain Reimbursement of Owner’s Costs in Expropriation Proceeding Before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully obtain reimbursement of a land owner’s legal, appraisal and other professional costs arising from an expropriation proceeding after a two-day contested costs hearing before the Local Planning Appeal Tribunal. The Expropriations Act requires that owners who […]
September 30, 2019

Dawes v Gill: Lessons from a Hard Fought Neighbour Dispute

After an 8-day trial, Justice J.E. Ferguson released her reasons in Dawes v Gill, 2019 ONSC 5649 in which she dismissed all claims in a contentious neighbour dispute. Conner Harris and Sarah Spitz represented the successful defendants. The Plaintiff sued his next-door neighbours, alleging that […]
August 6, 2019

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully defend claim for injurious affection where no land is taken

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully defend a claim for injurious affection where no land is taken, resulting in the dismissal of the entire claim and the award of costs in favour of the Respondent in  Davoodian v. Dufferin Wind […]
May 23, 2018

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successful in Appeal to Ontario Court of Appeal

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully appeared on behalf of the Appellant and in Har Jo Management Services Canada Limited v. York (Regional Municipality), 2018 ONCA 469. They successfully appealed the decision of a judge of the Ontario Superior Court of […]
May 11, 2018

Jason Beitchman and Conner Harris successfully obtain $3.4 million dollar Judgment on behalf of commercial lender

Jason Beitchman and Conner Harris successfully obtain a $3.4 million dollar Judgment from the Ontario Superior Court on behalf of their client. Rayman Beitchman’s client, a commercial lender, is pursuing repayment of a substantial loan after the debtor defaulted and […]
April 25, 2018

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successful in Appeal to Divisional Court

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successfully appealed a decision of the Surveyor General to the Divisional Court in Duarte v. Ontario; Carson v. Ontario, 2018 ONSC 2612. Rayman Beitchman represented a group of property owners whose properties front on Georgian Bay […]
February 2, 2017

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successful in costs decision at the Ontario Municipal Board

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris are successful at the Ontario Municipal Board on behalf of the Claimants in William R. Hume, Marlene Hume and Gord Hume Inc. v. the Ministry of Transportation. The motion sought an order from the Board directing […]
November 30, 2016

Jason Beitchman and Conner Harris successful in refusals motion at Ontario Municipal Board

On November 30, 2016, the Ontario Municipal Board released a decision in Paciorka Leaseholds Limited et al. v. The City of Windsor, in which it ordered the City of Windsor to answer all of the 120 questions and document requests it […]
September 15, 2016

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris successful in Divisional Court appeal

Shane Rayman and Conner Harris are successful responding in an appeal before the Divisional Court in Willies Car & Van Wash v. County of Simcoe. Read more