settlement approval hearings were held on September 19-20, and October 3, 2019.
The Federal Court has not yet made a decision on whether to approve the
Are you a current or former member of the Canadian
Armed Forces, or a current or former employee of the Department of National
Defence or Staff of the Non-Public Funds, Canadian Forces?
Have you experienced sexual harassment,
sexual assault or discrimination based on your sex, gender, gender identity or
sexual orientation in connection with your military service or DND or SNPF
There is a proposed settlement between the Canadian Federal Government and certain current and former members the Canadian Armed Forces ("CAF"), and current and former employees of the Department of National Defence ("DND") and/or Staff of the Non-Public Funds, Canadian Forces ("SNPF") who experienced sexual harassment, sexual assault or discrimination based on sex, gender, gender identity or sexual orientation ("Sexual Misconduct") in connection with their military service and/or employment with the DND/SNPF.
More information about the proposed settlement is available in the court-approved notice. A copy of the notice is available here. A copy of the Final Settlement Agreement is available here.
If you support the proposed settlement or if you object to the proposed settlement, you can submit a Participation Form. The Participation Form can be found here. You must mail this Form to CAF DND Sexual Misconduct Class Action c/o Deloitte, Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower, 8 Adelaide Street West, Toronto, ON M5H 0A9, or email it to email@example.com and it must be received or postmarked no later than August 30, 2019.
You do not need to submit a Participation Form to share in the benefits of the proposed settlement. If the proposed settlement is approved by the Federal Court, more information will be available explaining how to obtain benefits from the settlement.
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Main Documents and Notices
- Final Settlement Agreement
- Court-approved Notice
- Participation Form
If you have further questions regarding the administration of the Settlement, please contact the Interim Administrator at:
CAF DND Sexual Misconduct Class Action
Bay Adelaide Centre, East Tower
8 Adelaide Street West, Toronto ON M5H 0A9