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Ignoring bullying and harassment not an option for condo boards

Posted in Case Studies, Living Together
Day of Pink header2016April 13, 2016 was International Day against Bullying, Discrimination, Homophobia, Transphobia, and Transmisogyny, better known as the “International Day of Pink.” A recent Ontario Human Rights Tribunal decision demonstrates that condo boards must apply the Day of Pink concepts every day of the year. In Welykyi v. Rouge Valley Co-operative Homes Inc., the Tribunal chastised… Continue Reading

A reasonably prudent director

Posted in Case Studies, Governance, Living Together
Condo directors in Ontario are expected to exercise a certain degree of attentiveness, caution and prudence while carrying out their duties. This expectation is known as the “standard of care” and is set out in section 37(1) of the Condominium Act, 1998, which provides: 37.  (1)  Every director and every officer of a corporation in exercising the powers… Continue Reading