Ongoing Cases

Below is a list of our active class action cases.

Kugler Kandestin files a class action on behalf of Quebec consumers against Expedia, Inc. and other affiliated entities

Kugler Kandestin files a class action against Expedia, Inc., Corporation Expedia Canada, Hotels.com LP, Travelscape LLC and Tour East Holidays (Canada) Inc. On January 10, 2018, Kugler Kandestin filed an Application for authorization to institute a class action on behalf of Quebec consumers who reserved a hotel room via Expedia.ca, Hotels.com or Travelocity.ca, and who…

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Class Action for defective Norton Products

On December 1st, 2017, Kugler Kandestin filed an application for authorization to institute a class action on behalf of Québec consumers that purchased and used under license from Symantec, between July 24, 2010 and June 27, 2016, the following products: Norton™AntiVirus, Norton™Internet Security, Norton™Security, Norton™Security with Backup, Norton 360™ or Norton™One (the « Norton Products »).

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Class action against Expedia, Inc., Corporation Expedia Canada, Hotels.com LP, Travelscape LLC and Tour East Holidays (Canada) Inc.

On January 10, 2018, Kugler Kandestin filed an Application for authorization to institute a class action against Expedia, Inc. and other affiliated entities on behalf of Quebec consumers who reserved a hotel room via Expedia.ca, Hotels.com or Travelocity.ca and who were required to pay, in order to secure their reservation, an additional amount above the total price displayed at the time of the reservation (notably for fees commonly referred to as “hotel fees”, “establishment fees” or “resort fees”), since January 10, 2015.

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The Superior Court authorizes a class action on behalf of sexual abuse victims at Collège Servite (formerly Collège Notre-Dame des Servites) in Ayer’s Cliff

September 17, 2018 We are pleased to announce that  the Superior Court authorized the class action on behalf of persons who were sexually abused, between 1948 and 2007, by religious members of the Congregation Les Servites de Marie at Collège Servite. You can read a copy of the authorization judgment dated September 17, 2018 here. Modified…

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Court authorizes Class Action against Gilbert Rozon

May 22, 2018 We are pleased to announce that the Honorable Donald Bisson, J.S.C. has authorized the institution of a Class action that we are handling on behalf of all people who were sexually abused and/or sexually harassed by Gilbert Rozon. You may consult the Authorization Judgment here. If you or somebody you know was…

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Class action against Netflix, inc. and Netflix B.V.

On August 11, 2017, Kugler Kandestin filed a Motion for authorization to institute a class action on behalf of Netflix users who were unilaterally charged higher fees. The Motion alleges that the notice sent by Netflix to inform its users of the increase did not comply with the public order provisions of the Consumer Protection…

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Class Action against Sirius XM Canada Inc. and Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc.

Kugler Kandestin is pleased to announce that it has filed an Application for Authorization to Institute a Class Action against Sirius XM Canada Inc. and Sirius XM Canada Holdings Inc., on behalf of all Quebec consumers of the satellite radio provider. The Application alleges that Sirius XM unlawfully increased customers’ subscription fees without providing proper…

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Tobacco Class Actions: Létourneau and CQTS v. Impérial Tobacco Canada Ltd et al

Kugler Kandestin, in collaboration with three other law firms, is actively involved in two class actions which were instituted in 1998 against the three largest Canadian tobacco manufacturers, Imperial Tobacco Canada Ltd., Rothmans Benson & Hedges Inc. and JTI-McDonald Corp. Following a trial which lasted more than two and a half years, the Honourable Mr….

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Baggage handlers’ illegal airport strike: Lory-Ann Trépanier Bouchard v. l’Association internationale des machinistes et des travailleurs et travailleuses de l’aérospatiale (AIMTA) et la Section locale 2323 de l’AIMTA.

Jean-François Carpentier is representing Lory-Ann Trépanier Bouchard, who filed, before the Québec Superior Court, a Motion for Authorization to Institute a Class Action against l’Association internationale des machinistes et des travailleurs et travailleuses de l’aérospatiale (AIMTA) et la Section locale 2323 de l’AIMTA. By Judgment of July 5, 2013, the Québec Superior Court granted the…

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Recipients of Depuy ASR hip implants

May 22, 2018 We are pleased to announce that the Quebec Superior Court has approved a settlement of the Class action we have been handling against Depuy Orthopaedics Inc. and Johnson & Johnson Inc. In virtue of the settlement, the Defendants will pay $ 20 million, to be distributed to Class members who submit valid…

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