Carlingview Manor Class Action

Carlingview Manor Class Action Thomson Rogers has issued a class action proceeding claiming $25 million on behalf of residents of Carlingview Manor and their families. Carlingview Manor is a long-term care home owned by Revera Long Term Care Inc., located in Ottawa, Ontario. At least 61 residents at Carlingview Manor have died as a result of contracting COVID-19 and … Continued

Weston Terrace Care Community Class Action

Weston Terrace Care Community Class Action Thomson Rogers has issued a class action proceeding claiming $15 million on behalf of residents of Weston Terrace Care Community and their families. Weston Terrace Care Community (“Weston Terrace”) is a long-term care home owned by Sienna Senior Living Inc., located in Toronto, Ontario. At least 34 residents at Weston Terrace have died as a … Continued

Don’t Bail Out For Profit Long-Term Care Homes

Don't Bail Out For Profit Long-Term Care Homes There are rumblings that the Ontario government is considering legislation to implement some restrictions against COVID-19 related lawsuits. In the United States, various immunities have been enacted. In some cases, the immunities are limited to protect emergency workers from potential lawsuits, and in other cases they go so far as to grant immunity to various … Continued

Stephen Birman Interviewed on 640 Toronto By Kelly Cutrara

Stephen Birman on 640 Toronto | Kelly Cutrara | June 17, 2020

Stephen Birman Interviewed on 640 Toronto By Kelly Cutrara On June 17, 2020, Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyer Stephen Birman was interviewed by Kelly Cutrara of 640 Toronto on a segment titled “Ontario mulls ‘good faith’ immunity from COVID-19 lawsuits.” “I’m here to say, as a lawyer who is representing residents of two of the hardest hit long term-care facilities in Ontario, the Altamont … Continued

Class Action Commenced Against Woodbridge Vista Care Community

Class Action Commenced Against Woodbridge Vista Care Community Banner Thomson Rogers has issued a class action proceeding claiming $15 million in damages on behalf of residents of Woodbridge Vista Care Community and their families. Woodbridge Vista is a long-term care home owned by Sienna Senior Living Inc., located in Woodbridge, Ontario. In recent weeks, dozens of residents at Woodbridge Vista have died as a … Continued