Top Criminal Lawyers in Mississauga - Representing the plaintiff class and the defendant, our company has extensive experience in class actions. We have even acted as coverage counsel, on major class actions suits in both the U.S. and Canada. This breadth and depth of skill in class actions gives our firm a well-rounded view of all sides of a class action.
In nineteen ninety three, after the voluntary recall of breast implants, our company was involved in several class action lawsuits which ware the resulting litigation commenced versus different breast implant manufacturers. Class action legislation was newly evolving all through this period in time. Since then, we have been through lots of product liability class actions. We represented defendants in actions commenced against the Federal Government regarding temporomandibular joint implants, actions initiated versus the manufacturer of the Hepatitis B vaccine, and actions initiated versus the Federal Government about silicone gel breast implants.
The various class actions claims involve a broad range of problems, like for instance environmental contamination, investment advice, product liability, car insurance, travel claims, medical treatment and property insurance. We have also represented defendants in connection with class actions commenced following major aviation and different transportation disasters.
Our Coverage Counsel Group's skill includes behind-the-scenes participation with primary, excess, and reinsurer entities regarding liabilities faced by major commercial entities and their executives in class action litigation. This comprises cross-border, local and national litigation. Our group advises and offers monitoring counsel assistance for insurance interests within different cross-border class actions.
Our class action litigators have a history of experience before different courts, including Federal Court, Courts of Appeal, and in Leave applications to the Supreme Court.
Our Class Action Group would navigate class action cases during all phases of the dispute while knowing the pressures which class action suits could put on both the defendants and the plaintiff class. Defendants in a class action are stressed by both money and time. We have strategies to minimize disturbance, and to move the issue to successful resolution in as efficient and timely a manner as possible. Our very first strategy representing defendants is to try to limit the action or have it dismissed entirely at the pre-certification phase. We have a track record of accomplishing this for our clients, which means that our clients are let out of actions without ever having to partake within a certification hearing. Our objective is to resolve the litigation and avoid the need for a class action trial. We have been successful at negotiating favorable class action settlements for many of our defendant clientele. This frees them from future claims of unknown class members and gives them peace of mind.
For the plaintiff class clients, our very first step is to correctly limit the class while drafting the claim in such a manner as to make sure that the action is certified early on within the procedure. Our skill enables us to decide whether large losses or class action procedures are most suitable and to obtain the best outcome in either case.
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