Mr Guy W Giorno

Guy W Giorno


Employment & Benefits

Court Upholds Employer Liability to Pay Ontario Health Premium Tax
Canada | 09 November 2005

In a groundbreaking ruling the Ontario Divisional Court has upheld an arbitrator's decision ordering a nursing home to pay a new health premium tax for its employees. While the judgment in Lapointe-Fisher Nursing Home is based on the particular wording of a collective agreement, the court's reasoning potentially has far-reaching implications.