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54% of plaintiffs win at trial in Wrongful Dismissal suits in the ONSC

Last month, the OCA decided in favor of the plaintiff in a major wrongful dismissal lawsuit brought by an employee of Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board. To get a sense of how courts have ruled in the past on similar cases, we ran an Outcome Report in the Loom Analytics system to see the outcomes of wrongful dismissal cases that were brought to trial in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

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MoneyballHarman Singh
Do civil trials afford better outcomes for survivors of sexual assault?

In light of the recent Jian Ghomeshi trial and verdict, we thought it would be timely to examine the outcomes of sexual assault civil trials. Loom Analytics ran a Hearing Outcome Report on sexual assault outcomes in civil trials in the Ontario Superior Court of Justice over a period of 2013-present (March 24, 2016). Of the 11 trial decisions released in this time period, the numbers indicate a 91% success rate for plaintiffs/survivors of sexual assault. 

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MoneyballHarman Singh