Day Schools Class Action
August, 2013 – Merchant Law Group LLP has launched class action litigation regarding Aboriginal Day Schools, seeking compensation for former students who suffered abuse as well as for loss of culture and language.
Although a proposed class action settlement with the federal government was announced in March, 2019, it has not yet been approved by the Federal Court of Canada. That process is expected to take some months to complete. To be kept informed on the status of that process by email newsletter, please fill out the informal ‘contact info form’ below, or call our law firm’s telephone information line at 1–888-576-3336.
Merchant Law Group LLP has 10 offices across Canada, with lawyers practising law in six provinces. Merchant Law Group LLP and Tony Merchant, Q.C. are well known for pursuing class action lawsuits in Canada including litigation regarding Winners/HomeSense, Various Cellular Phone Fees, BCE Dividends, GM Gasket Manifolds, Hip Implants, Lead Paint in Toys (and similar consumer products), Maple Leaf, Celebrex/Bextra, Vioxx, Sony, Residential Schools, and various other cases. Tony Merchant, Q.C. is known to be one of Canada’s most active litigators with more than 600 reported cases in leading Caselaw Journals, having argued thousands of cases before the Canadian and American Courts, in Trial and Administrative Courts, and the Courts of Appeal of various American and Canadian jurisdictions, the Federal Court of Canada, and the Supreme Court of Canada. Tony Merchant, Q.C., has a long history in pursuing public policy cases and is a former Member of the Legislative Assembly (M.L.A.)
Please note, filling out the form below creates no financial obligation for you and does not make you a client of our law firm. If you are a member of the class, you will have to complete an official Claim Form in the future, if you are potentially entitled to receive any compensation. Please check this webpage on a monthly basis for any updates.
Please note, filling out the form below creates no financial obligation for you.
IF YOU WISH TO JOIN THE CONTACT LIST REGARDING THIS CLASS ACTION, PLEASE COMPLETE THE BELOW FORM. (Please note, providing your contact information creates no lawyer-client relationship or financial obligation. You are not charged any fee or cost for joining the contact list for this class action – our law firm would likely paid a contingency fee from the compensation recovered, if this class action is successful.)