Dylan E. Augruso

Associate
Dylan has a broad civil litigation practice, with a focus on business and employment litigation. His experience includes disputes involving corporate/commercial litigation, international trade, intellectual property, restructuring and insolvency law and administrative law, including government contracting disputes, regulatory compliance, anti-corruption and judicial review of government decisions. He is licensed to practice in Canada (Ontario) and the United States (New York).

Dylan also regularly provides employment law advice to employers on a variety of workplace issues, including discipline and wrongful dismissal matters, human rights management and litigation and health and safety issues. He advises and assists employers with the drafting of employment agreements, workplace policies, severance packages and the resolution of workplace disputes. 

Outside of the office, Dylan volunteers as duty counsel at the Toronto Small Claims Court where he provides pro bono services on behalf of unrepresented litigants.

Education & Credentials

Education

Lakehead University

B.A. (Hons), 2013
  • Dean’s Scholar Award for Highest Standing in Political Science
  • Marrgaret R. Sideen Memorial Award for Political Science (2012 & 2013)
  • Geoffrey Engholm Award
  • President’s List (2009-2013)
  • Full Entrance Scholarship

Osgoode Hall Law School

J.D., 2016
  • Charles Edward Woodrow Award
  • Osgoode Centennial Entrance Scholarship

Bar Admission

  • New York
  • Ontario

Prominent Assignments

Counsel to Raytheon Canada ULC in bid a dispute before the CITT regarding procurement of the Integrated Soldier System Project (ISSP) by PND/PWGSC

Counsel to the Western Canadian Alliance of Gypsum Contractors before the CITT in the dumping of gypsum from the United States

Counsel to the plaintiff technical services firm in an action and injunction against a former employee and director for misuse of confidential information and breach of non-solicitation obligations

Counsel to Baosteel in the CBSA investigation regarding the dumping and subsidization of fabricated industrial steel components

Counsel to a mortgagee in its claim for priority over a first-ranking mortgage on the basis of fraud and mortgage inflation (leave to appeal refused)

Counsel to a global children’s accessory manufacturer in its judicial review of decisions concerning Health Canada’s prohibition against the sale of its product

Counsel to Romspen Investment Corporation in its receivership application over the assets of Atlas Healthcare, and the dismissal of a CCAA cross-application by Atlas Healthcare

Counsel to a financial institution in an action against a former employee for misuse of confidential information and breach of his non-solicitation obligations

Professional Involvement

  • Thunder Bay Law Association  
  • New York State Bar Association
  • Law Help Ontario (Pro Bono Ontario)
  • Canadian Bar Association
  • Ontario Bar Association
  • The Advocates' Society
  • Toronto Lawyers Association

Publications/Presentations

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