Class-action suit against Ontario government given the green light

Retirees suing over change in supplemental health-care benefits
||Last Updated: 06/09/2004


class-action lawsuit by former employees of the Ontario government has been certified by the Ontario Superior Court of Justice.

The suit was filed on behalf of all retired former employees receiving coverage under the supplemental health and hospital insurance, dental and life insurance plan as of June 1, 2002. Now that it has been certified, affected members will be notified and litigation will proceed.