Case # 35625
Commission des droits de la personne et des droits de la jeunesse, et al. v. Bombardier Inc., et al. (January 23, 2015)
The appellant filed a human-rights complaint against bombardier on behalf of Javed Latif, a Canadian Citizen since 2001. Mr. Latif was offered a job as pilot of a challenger 604 aircraft in 2004. Mr. Latif applied to bombardier to take the necessary training under the american licence. In April 2004, Mr. Latif had a reserved spot in dallas for the necessary training. The company received a notification of denial from the Department of Justice on the ground that Mr. Latif was a threat to aviation safety. The denial was maintained until August 2008. During this time mr. latif had to change jobs on several occasions and was even unemployed for some time.