RESIDENTS OF NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR
OPT OUT DEADLINE IS DECEMBER 30, 2019
You must decide whether to stay in the Class or whether to remove yourself, and you have to decide this by DECEMBER 30, 2019.
If you are currently a resident of Newfoundland and Labrador:
To stay in the Class, you do not have to do anything.
If you do nothing, you will automatically remain in the lawsuit. You will be bound by all Court orders in this case, good or bad, and the Representative Plaintiffs will have authority to resolve your claim. If money or benefits are obtained, you will be notified about how to ask for a share.
Residents in Newfoundland and Labrador who meet the class definition and do not opt out will be bound by the Court’s judgment whether favourable or not.
By opting out, your name will not be made public.
That following the Opt Out Deadline, no member of the Class may exclude themselves from the Class except with leave of the Court or by agreement between Class Counsel and counsel for the Defendant.
Any person in Newfoundland and Labrador who wishes to opt out of the class action as certified must do so by sending the enclosed Opt Out Form on or before DECEMBER 30, 2019 to:
Newfoundland and Labrador Sex Abuse Class Action