Class Actions

Kugler Kandestin files an Application for Authorization to Institute a Class Action against the Marist Brothers

June 16th, 2022

Kugler Kandestin has filed an Application for Authorization to Institute a Class Action on behalf of individuals sexually abused by religious members of the Marist Brothers across Quebec. The Application seeks damages of $950,000 for Plaintiff B., punitive damages of $20 million and damages for each member of the Class to be determined.

The class action is for the benefit of the following Class  :

“All persons who have been sexually abused by a religious member of the religious order known as the Marist Brothers, anywhere in Quebec, including without limitation any institution, training establishment, school, college, recreational establishment, activity centre, camp, residence, place of worship, except for anyone who is a member of, and who has not opted out of, the class action Association des Amis du Patro Lokal de St-Hyacinthe v. The Marist Brothers et al., bearing court file number 750-06-000004-140. »

If you were the victim of sexual abuse by a religious member of the Marist Brothers in Quebec, we encourage you to contact the undersigned attorneys so that we may inform you of your rights.

Your communications with the members of our team are free, remain strictly confidential and are covered by professional secrecy.

We will continue to update this page as the case progresses.

Me Pierre Boivin
(514) 360-8881

Me Robert Kugler

Me Jérémie Longpré
(514) 360-8874