What stage is the case at and what are the next steps?

What stage is the case at and what are the next steps?

What stage is the case at and what are the next steps?

The plaintiffs have issued a Notice of Action that provides a summary of the nature of the allegations to be made in this case. A more detailed Statement of Claim will be prepared and served on the defendants in the next few weeks. After the defendants are served, there will be a hearing before the judge assigned to the case to determine the next steps.

The case has not yet been certified as a class action. There will be a hearing, known as a certification hearing, after all of the defendants are served, to determine whether or not the case is suitable to proceed as a class action. Click here for more information about the certification process generally.