Class Action against Dr. Garry Solomon

Dr. Solomon Class Action Update

Please be advised that the parties have reached a tentative settlement of this class action. The motion for certification and settlement approval will be heard by way of video conference on Friday, May 8, 2020 at 10:00 a.m.

Any member of the media or public who wishes to hear and/or observe the motion hearing may email their request to the local courthouse staff at belleville.scj.courts@ontario.ca in advance of the May 8, 2020 hearing. The person requesting access should provide their name, the hearing they wish to hear/observe and their contact information. If you have any further questions, please contact Susan Neill (susanneill@bonnlaw.ca) or Kris Bonn (krisbonn@bonnlaw.ca).


UPDATE (May 11, 2020):

We are pleased to announce that pursuant to the Order of Justice Mew, the settlement of this class action was approved on May 8, 2020. The Honourable Justice Mew’s Reasons for Decision can be found HERE. For more information on the settlement and important dates, please see the Notice of Settlement HERE.

Please also find the following documents:

1. Order dated May 8, 2020 certifying the class proceeding and approving the settlement, signed, but not entered *the entered version will be posted when available
2. Settlement Administration Guideline
3. Compensation Request Form
4. Opt Out Form
5. Appeal Form

The deadline to submit a claim (by submitting a Compensation Request Form) under the settlement is July 1, 2020. Class members should contact Lucy Jackson (ljackson@thomsonrogers.com) if they have any questions regarding the matter.


UPDATE (March 6, 2020):

We are pleased to announce that, subject to Court approval, a settlement has been reached in this case. A motion for certification and approval of the settlement has been set for April 20, 2020. For more details, please see Notice.