Case Update – August 18, 2014

We are pleased to announce that Larissa Moscu, who recently joined Lax O’Sullivan Lisus  Gottlieb LLP from a large national law firm, has joined our class action team. Larissa will work with Eric HoakenIan Matthews and Lauren Epstein on behalf of the proposed representative plaintiff Marc-Oliver Baroch.

On July 20, 2014 we received responding materials from the lawyers for Canada Cartage in opposition of our motion to certify this action as a class action. The responding materials included the Affidavit of Bradley Gehring (VP of Human Resources for Western Canada) and the Affidavit of Gord Russell (National Director, Owner Operator and Driver Agency Programs). These affidavits will form part of the evidence that will be presented to Mr. Justice Edward Belobaba in support of our motion to have this case certified as a class action. This motion will take place between December 10-12, 2014 in Toronto. To view the Notice of Motion, visit the Court Documents page.

We intend to Reply to Canada Cartage’s responding materials, and will do so before August 22, 2014.