Class Action Lawyer Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

If you’ve experienced injury or harm through a defective medical product, taking pharmaceutical drug, institutional and historical abuse, damage to your property and health due to environmental catastrophes or contamination, or a breach of your privacy, there’s a chance that several others have too. When a group of people have been similarly affected by the actions of others, an efficient and economical method to obtain a remedy is through a class action. Wagners has been representing plaintiffs in class actions in Atlantic Canada and Nationally since 2004. We have a proven track record of success certifying cases to proceed as class actions, and achieving settlements for our clients, while also aiming to ensure the same wrongs don’t happen again.

Wagners is currently advancing several class actions across a broad range of subject matters and on a national basis. If you’re an existing class action client, please visit the dedicated class actions page for the most current update on your action. If you’d like to consult with us about a potential class action, please get in touch with our experienced class action lawyers at Wagners Law Firm serving Halifax, Nova Scotia and Canada.

Active Class Actions

AC624 Crash Halifax Airport

Wagners and Camp Fiorante Matthews Mogerman, a law firm in Vancouver, jointly commenced a class action against Air Canada, NAV Canada, Transport Canada, the Halifax International Airport Authority and Airbus following the crash of Air Canada Flight 624 on March 29, 2015.

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Avandia

Wagners commenced a class action against the makers of Avandia, Glaxosmithkline and its subsidiaries.

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Canadian Armed Forces / Forces Armées Canadiennes

Wagners has collaborated with four law firms to advance class actions against the Attorney General of Canada alleging sexual misconduct in the Canadian Armed Forces and Department of National Defence and Staff of the Non-Public Funds, Canadian Forces.

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Deer Lake Canal Seepage

Wagners and Bob Buckingham Law of St. John’s, NL commenced a proposed class action on behalf of individuals who own property damaged by excessive water seepage from the Humber River Canal

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GM Ignition Switch

Wagners commenced a proposed class action on behalf of individuals who owned a General Motors manufactured vehicle with a defective ignition switch following several safety recalls.

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Halifax Crane Collapse Class Action

Thornbloom Boutique Limited v. W.M. Fares Architects et al Nova Scotia Supreme Court File: Hfx No. 492055 On October 18, 2019 Wagners filed a proposed class action in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia on behalf of residents and businesses alleged to have been affected by the collapse of a crane during post tropical storm...

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Health Care/Nursing Homes

In 2005, Wagners commenced a proposed class action on behalf of residents and family members of residents of long term care facilities in Nova Scotia who were required to pay for health care costs on a private pay basis between February 1, 2001 and January 1, 2005.

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Hip Products – Biomet

Wagners filed a proposed class action on behalf of Canadians implanted with a Biomet Metal on Metal Hip Implant System between 1998 to the date of certification.

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Hip Products – DePuy

Wagners has filed a proposed class proceeding on behalf of individuals were implanted with a DePuy Hip Implant between July 2003 to the date of certification.

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Mettrum Medical Marijuana

Wagners and Roy O’Connor (a law firm in Toronto, Ontario) have filed proposed national class proceedings on behalf of individuals who purchased medical cannabis from licensed producer Mettrum between January 1, 2016 and November 17, 2016.

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Mud Lake, NL Flooding Class Action

Wagners has filed a class action on behalf of residents affected by flooding of the Churchill River and Mud Lake in May 2017.

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Northwood Halifax COVID-19 Deaths

Erica Surette v. Northwoodcare Group Inc. et al Nova Scotia Supreme Court File: Hfx No. 498376 Wagners filed a proposed class action lawsuit in the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia, on June 1, 2020. The proposed class proceeding was filed on behalf of the Plaintiff against Northwoodcare Group Inc. and related entities. The lawsuit seeks...

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Organigram Medical Marijuana

Wagners commenced a class proceeding on behalf of individuals who purchased medical cannabis from lensed producer Organigram between February 1, 2016 and December 16, 2016.

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OxyContin & OxyNEO

Wagners commenced national class action litigation against the makers of OxyContin® and OxyNEO® in 2007 seeking compensation for addiction caused by these opioids.

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Roundup® Weed Killer Class Action

On July 4, 2019 Wagners filed a proposed class action on behalf of people diagnosed with Non-Hodgkins Lymphoma (“NHL”) after use or exposure to the widely-used weedkiller Roundup® between 1976 and the date of certification.

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Schools for the Deaf

On January 31, 2015 Wagners filed a class proceeding on behalf of individuals who attended and/or resided at the School for the Deaf in Halifax and/or the Interprovincial School for the Education of the Deaf in Amherst.

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Wright Profemur Hip Implant System

In 2011 Wagners filed a class action on behalf of individuals who since 2001 have received a Wright Profemur Hip Implant System and have suffered a fracture.

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Yasmin

Wagners commenced a proposed class action on behalf of all Canadians prescribed the birth control medications known as Yasmin and Yaz.

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