The law firm of Flaherty McCarthy LLP has commenced a multi-million dollar Class Action against Family and Children’s Services of Lanark, Leeds and Grenville, and others, seeking damages arising from a serious and unprecedented privacy breach. The allegations contained in the Statement of Claim have not yet been proven in Court.

A copy of the Statement of Claim can be found here.

The certified Class Proceeding seeks $75 million dollars in damages on behalf of 284 people and their family members whose names were on a list of 284 families involved with children’s services, which was leaked on Facebook.

As a class member, you do not have to do anything more to be involved in this lawsuit. You will be a member of the class until you are given the opportunity to opt out, which will be your choice.

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