CLASS ACTIONS

July 7, 2017

Third sexual-abuse class-action suit in works against Canadian military

A former reservist from Northern Ontario has launched what she hopes will be a class-action suit against the federal government for sexual harassment and discrimination she […]
July 7, 2017

Astute justice advocate dead

Alfred Petrone was truly a lawyer’s lawyer. Petrone, a businessman and long-time member of Thunder Bay’s legal scene set the bar high for all lawyers, several […]
July 7, 2017

City woman claims harassment by military

A former female soldier from Thunder Bay is at the centre of a proposed third class-action lawsuit involving the Canadian military. A statement of claim was […]
July 7, 2017

Global warming a culprit in growth of water-damage insurance claims (Part 3 of 3)

Third of a three-part series VANCOUVER — Water, water everywhere. Water damage has overtaken fire damage for insurance claims, and that trend looks to continue as […]
June 29, 2017

Court ruling lets ward lawsuit proceed

Media Type: Newspaper Description: class-action lawsuit ; against the province ; Superior Court Justice Helen Pierce ; ruled to grant the first step ; rejected arguments […]
June 28, 2017

Class Action Lawsuit Certified

People who claim they were abused under the provincial government’s care decades ago will have their day in court. A Thunder Bay judge has decided that […]
June 28, 2017

Thunder Bay police officer ends lawsuit

A Thunder Bay police officer has reached an out-of-court settlement with the Thunder Bay Police Association. The deal ends Jim Mauro’s lawsuit against the union of […]
June 24, 2017

Class Action on Behalf of Victims of Sexual Abuse by Ralph Rowe

Koskie Minsky LLP and Watkins Law P.C. Bring Class Action on Behalf of Victims of Sexual Abuse by Scout Leader and Anglican Priest Ralph Rowe THUNDER […]
June 24, 2017

Thunder Bay police ‘insulted’ by human rights complaint

Namaygoosisagagun Chief Helen Paavola (right) comforts Francine Kwandibens at a news conference Tuesday. The death of Kwandibens’ father was the subject of a joke news release […]
June 17, 2017

Meet the single mom who took on the RCMP

This story first appeared in Flare. “You came to the RCMP wanting to personally contribute to your community, and we failed you.” “We hurt you.” “For […]
June 14, 2017

Another Class Action Lawsuit Filed Against Birth Control Company

EDMONTON – Lawyers in Edmonton and Montreal have filed a claim against Apotex, the maker of Alysena 28, the birth control pill that was recalled in […]
June 14, 2017

Koskie Minsky LLP and Watkins Law P.C. Bring Class Action on Behalf of Victims of Sexual Abuse by

THUNDER BAY, ON, May 11, 2017 /CNW/ – Koskie Minsky LLP in Toronto, and Watkins Law, P.C., in Thunder Bay, Ontario, have commenced a class action against […]
June 14, 2017

Class Action Filed Against RCMP PDF

June 14, 2017

Rowe, diocese of Keewatin named in $110-million lawsuit

The Synod of the Diocese of Keewatin is among the parties named in a proposed $110-million class action suit on behalf of victims of Ralph Rowe, […]
June 14, 2017

Thunder Bay Flood Class Action PDF

May 31, 2017

City woman claims harassment by military

BY JEFF LABINE THE CHRONICLE-JOURNAL | Posted 5 months ago A former female soldier from Thunder Bay is at the centre of a proposed third class-action […]
May 29, 2017

Marathon Sued over Sexual Abuse

This article is published for the education and edification of the students in digital watchers. There are points of contention contained within this article because the […]
May 29, 2017

Inmates prep $1.5 billion lawsuit, allege ‘human rights’ abuses

THUNDER BAY – A local attorney participating in a class-action lawsuit on behalf of prisoners in Ontario is calling it one of the largest institutional suits […]
May 17, 2017

Law firm says 40 women pregnant in wake of birth control pill recall

TORONTO – A law firm in Thunder Bay, Ontario that launched an $800-million class action lawsuit against the company that recalled a birth control pill in […]
May 17, 2017

Court Gives Green Light and Certifies Crown Ward Class Action Against the Province of Ontario

TORONTO, ON /CNW/ – The law firms Koskie Minsky LLP and Watkins Law Professional Corporation announce that the Ontario Superior Court of Justice ruled yesterday that abused, neglected […]