Delays plaguing personal injury class actions

Law Times logo 150x46 The Law Commission of Ontario recently released a report evaluating the effectiveness of the Class Proceedings Act and found that delays are plaguing the process. “The biggest problem in litigation, both personal injury and class action, is delay,” says Darcy Merkur, a personal injury lawyer and partner at Thomson Rogers Lawyers in Toronto. Delays are … Continued

Canadian Class Action Commenced Against Breast Implant Manufacturer Allergan

consultation for breast implants On May 23, 2019, Thomson Rogers and Rochon Genova LLP issued a class action on behalf of Canadians who were implanted with breast implants manufactured and distributed by Allergan plc and several of its affiliates. The proposed Canada-wide class action, filed with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, alleges, among other things, that the defendants … Continued

UPDATE: Class Action Commenced Against Belleville Orthodontist, Dr. Garry Solomon

Posted October 18, 2017

gavel on desk A class action has been issued against the late, Dr. Garry Solomon seeking compensation on behalf of all his patients that were allegedly surreptitiously videotaped by Dr. Solomon. According to the news report from the Kingston Whig dated July 19, 2017, the former orthodontist was charged prior to his death with, “voyeurism-surreptitiously recording images of … Continued

UPDATE on Dr. Garry Solomon, a former Orthodontist in Belleville

Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyers logos for web Recent media reports have confirmed the death of Dr. Garry Solomon, a former orthodontist in Belleville, Ontario. Despite his passing, Thomson Rogers continues to evaluate the most efficient means of assisting victims in pursuit of potential civil claims against Dr. Solomon. These claims can still be advanced against Dr. Solomon’s estate so please sign up, if … Continued