Tom Hodges

Tom Hodges

47 Stoneridge Crescent
Niagara-on-the-Lake ON  L0S 1J1
Tel: (905) 262-7202
Fax: (905) 262-7188
Email: tom.hodges@shaw.ca
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Primary Jurisdiction

Ontario

Arbitration Practice

In practice since 2008; also active in Alberta, B.C., and the Northwest Territories. Over one hundred published grievance and interest arbitration awards.

Education

M.A., 2004, Conflict Analysis and Management, Royal Roads University, Victoria, British Columbia.

Background

Senior Vice President - Labour Relations, Health Employers Association of British Columbia (2005-2008); Regional Director, Federal Mediation and Conciliation Service, Human Resources and Skills Development Canada, Calgary, Alberta (2000-2005), Ottawa (1992-2000).

Standard Fees for Cancellation

Cancellation fees will not be charged for days on which another proceeding can be scheduled. No cancellation fee will be charged if notice is given more than thirty days in advance of the hearing day. A $500.00 fee for each day scheduled will be charged when cancellation notice is received less than thirty days before the hearing. A $1,500.00 fee for each day scheduled will be charged when cancellation notice is received less than ten business days before the hearing. Normal hearing day fees will apply for all days booked if cancellation is after the confirmed start of hearings.

Lists and Panels

Ontario Ministry of Labour’s List of Approved Grievance Arbitrators; Alberta Labour, Roster of Arbitrators and Mediators; Roster of arbitrators in the collective agreements: British Columbia Nurses' Union and Health Employers Association of B.C.; Alberta Health Services and the United Nurses of Alberta; Jazz Aviation and Unifor Customer Service Agents and Mechanics; Greater Toronto Airport Authority and Unifor; CUPE and Canadian North Airline; Fed EX (Morningstar Air) and Unifor (pilots); Ornge (Ontario Air Ambulance) and Unifor (paramedics).

Associations

ADR Institute of Alberta (ADRIA) and ADR Institute of Canada (ADRIC).

Arbitration Awards on CanLII

For Arbitrator Hodges's awards on CanLII, click here. Note: CanLII, the Canadian Legal Information Institute, offers free access to the full text of recent awards by this arbitrator.

Arbitrators are invited to send awards to decisions@lancasterhouse.com. In an effort to facilitate access to justice, Lancaster House forwards all awards it receives from arbitrators to CanLII.