Statement of Principles

As a law firm made up of licensees of the Law Society of Ontario, we have each adopted a personal Statement of Principles. Collectively, we confirm our belief in and commitment to the following overarching principles:

  • We recognize and support the Law Society in its commitment to inclusive legal workplaces in Ontario, a reduction of barriers created by racism, sexism, unconscious bias and discrimination and better representation of Indigenous and racialized licensees in the legal professions in all legal workplaces and at all levels of seniority;
  • We recognize and take seriously our special responsibility as members of the legal profession to protect the dignity of all individuals, and to respect and uphold human rights laws in force in Ontario;
  • We support a commitment to reconciliation for Indigenous peoples and acknowledge that we are collectively responsible to support improved relationships between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Ontario and Canada; and
  • We are committed to our obligation to promote equality, diversity, anti-racism and inclusion generally and in our behaviour towards colleagues, employees, clients and the public.

We are committed to both the letter and spirit of human rights legislation.

Recent News

News/27 July 2021

Cavalluzzo LLP launches class action against Enbridge Inc and Enbridge Gas Inc.

Enbridge employees across Canada who have taken a parental or pregnancy leave since 1990 may be missing years of service in their pension plans

Cavalluzzo LLP launches class action against Enbridge Inc and Enbridge Gas Inc. Enbridge employees across Canada who have taken a parental or pregnanc... Read More
News/12 July 2021

"Misguided Ruling on IDEL Muddies the Judicial Waters"

Stephen Moreau points out the faults in a recent ruling on IDEL regulations

In today's Legal Matters Canada commentary, Stephen Moreau points out the faults in a recent ruling on IDEL regulations. Read More
News/29 June 2021

Danielle Bisnar, Jan Borowy and Cynthia Crysler Published in Employment and Labour Law Reporter

Published Article Focuses on the Important Advances on Issues for Gender Equality and Pensions

The article focusses on a significant Supreme Court of Canada case (Fraser v Attorney General) released recently which has advanced equality law for w... Read More
News/25 June 2021

Cavalluzzo Grieves Unmarked Graves Found by Cowessess First Nation

Cavalluzzo Grieves the Unmarked Graves Found by Cowessess First Nation Read More
News/25 June 2021

Ryan White Quoted in Article Published in the Toronto Star

Article Focuses on New Provincial Committee Set to Examine the Future of Work

Ryan White quoted in Toronto Star article focusing on the provincial committee who is set to examine the future of work. Read More
News/21 June 2021

Cavalluzzo Statement in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples

Cavalluzzo Statement in Solidarity with Indigenous Peoples Read More