July 26, 2021
Staff lawyer Andrew Eckart comments on the approval of the settlement in the class action against CPRI, a residential care facility for children with psychiatric and developmental needs.
November 2, 2020
Clinic Director Jasminka Kalajdzic comments on the impacts of Ontario Government’s proposed legislation to long-term care actions.
August 18, 2020
Clinic Director Jasminka Kalajdzic comments on G20 class action settlement.
July 7, 2020
Ontario bill seeks to end limitation period ambiguity in class actions by Christopher Guly of The Lawyer’s Daily.
June 19, 2020
Andrew Eckart comments on the RCMP discrimination class action.
June 12, 2020
In December 2019, the Attorney-General introduced Bill 161, an omnibus bill that would make significant changes to the Class Proceedings Act. On March 4, the Class Action Clinic filed written submissions with the Justice Committee expressing concern about some of the proposed changes to the Act. The Clinic Director testified before the Committee on June 12. The Clinic’s written submissions can be found here.
May 13, 2020
Largest COVID-19 class action in Canada launched against long-term care chains by Christoper Guly of The Lawyer’s Daily.
May 8, 2020
Covid-related class actions continue to mount, as people look for accountability and compensation. Clinic Director, Jasminka Kalajdzic, comments on possible legal liability.
Flood of COVID-19-related lawsuits expected to hit courts by Mark Gollom of CBC News.
April 30, 2020
Coronavirus: $50M class-action lawsuit application filed against long-term care home operator by Nick Westoll of Global News.
February 19, 2020
Windsor Law expands class action clinic to meet growing demand by Bernise Carolino of Law Times.
University of Windsor’s Class Action Clinic adds lawyer by John Chunn of The Lawyer’s Daily.
February 18, 2020
Clinic Director, Jasminka Kalajdzic, discusses the Class Action Clinic and why the need for the Clinic’s services is there. Click here to listen.
February 12, 2020
UWindsor class action law clinic expands by Mary Caton of Windsor Star.
‘You’re loved’: Plaintiffs in AFN class-action discuss healing journey, fight for child welfare justice by Brett Forester of APTN National News.
February 11, 2020
Windsor Law’s Class Action Clinic Expands to Meet Demand by Liz Thorne of windsoriteDOTca News.
U of W expands groundbreaking law clinic by Mark Brown of BlackburnNews.com.
February 9, 2020
Proposed changes to Ontario’s class-action laws would make it harder to sue corporations and government, experts say by Christine Dobby and Sean Fine of The Globe and Mail.
January 29, 2020
Sixties Scoop settlement firm sent man’s Indian status information to the wrong person by Jorge Barrera of CBC News.
January 8, 2020
Ontario would take a step backward with proposed class action changes, critics say by Anita Balakrishnan of Law Times.
December 29, 2019
Class actions 101: What you need to know by Meredith MacLeod of CTV News.
November 21, 2019
Clinic Director, Jasminka Kalajdzic, comments on the Westcourt Place class-action lawsuit.
November 20, 2019
Tony Doucette from CBC speaks with Clinic Director, Jasminka Kalajdzic, following the class-action lawsuit over the Westcourt Place fire in the news. Click here to listen.
November 8, 2019
New class action legal clinic is access to justice in action by Jacqueline Palef of The Lawyer’s Daily.
October 3, 2019
UWindsor Launching First Ever Class Action Clinic by Zander Broeckel of AM800 (IHeartRadio).
October 2, 2019
Windsor Law launches class action clinic by Gabriel Olano of Law Times.
October 1, 2019
UWindsor launching first non-profit clinic for class action advice by Sharon Hill of Windsor Star.