(Counsel for the Society, Loretta Arci and Susan Heakes / Counsel for the
Applicant, John L. Hill)
Matthew;Roland;Riddell of the City of Toronto. The hearing panel
determined on September 10, 2012 that it had the jurisdiction to hear
submissions on costs and to make an award of costs. The panel then
proceeded to consider the issue of costs on September 10, 2012.
By Order dated November 20, 2012, the hearing panel ordered as
1. The Notice of Abandonment dated September 7, 2012 as filed
by Mr. Riddell is accepted in public, except Appendix A, which is
received in the absence of the public.
2. The Society is awarded costs of $17,500.
3. The costs award shall not bear interest provided the costs are
paid within five years of the date of this order, after which, and
calculated from the fifth anniversary of this order, interest shall
accrue at the rate then prescribed for post-judgment interest
under the Courts of Justice Act until the costs are paid.
4. Mr. Riddell shall pay these costs prior to filing any application for
any kind of licence from the Society, in order to be allowed to file
any such application.
(Counsel for the Society, Anne-Katherine Dionne and Janice Duggan /
the Applicant was not present and not represented)
Robert;Allen;Stewart of the City of Toronto, appealed from the
Decision and Order of the hearing panel dated February 21, 2012,
seeking an order setting aside that Decision and Order.
By Order dated November 22, 2012, the appeal panel ordered
1. The Decision and Order of the hearing panel, including its order
as to costs, is set aside. A new hearing is ordered.