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HUMAN RIGHTS TRIBUNALS AND BOARDS OF INQUIRY - Powers - Procedure - Settlement

Friday, July 28, 2017 @ 7:06 AM  

Appeal by the Human Rights Commission from the Board of Inquiry’s refusal to report the settlement agreement. Charlton filed a human rights complaint against his employer, alleging that his employer discriminated against him based on physical disability. He alleged that the employer terminated him after he had been off over the summer on medical leave. The employer denied the allegation. The Commission appointed a Board of Inquiry, but the parties preferred negotiation to litigation. They presented the Board with a written settlement agreement. The agreement did...