In a Toronto Star article, Professor and Class Action Clinic Director Jasminka Kalajdzic commented on G20 protestors' "kettling" class action against the Toronto Police Service. According to the settlement agreement, class members will get between $5000-24,700 less 22.5% for fees/levies, if approved by a judge this fall.
— Published on Aug 18th, 2020
This week, the Class Action Clinic at Windsor Law released its first public legal education video illustrating the basic elements of a class action lawsuit. Class actions are big lawsuits and can be complicated, but the seven-minute video provides viewers with a solid foundation that is both straightforward and easy to share.
— Published on Aug 10th, 2020
Class Action Clinic lawyer Andrew Eckart provided comment in an APTN article on an uncertified $600 million class-action against northern RCMP. According to the article, the case was launched in 2018 on behalf of all First Nations, Inuit and Metis in Nunavut, N.W.T., and the Yukon who were harmed by unnecessary use of force by RCMP from 1928 until now.
— Published on Jun 23rd, 2020
Five months after its launch, the Class Action Clinic at Windsor Law has expanded. To keep up with public demand, the clinic has added two more students to its roster in addition to staff lawyer Andrew Eckart.
— Published on Feb 12th, 2020
With a local class-action lawsuit in the news following the Westcourt Place fire, Professor Jasminka Kalajdzic sits down with Windsor Morning's Tony Doucette to discuss her new Class Action Clinic at Windsor Law.
— Published on Nov 21st, 2019
Windsor Law professor Jasminka Kalajdzic wrote the book on class actions. Now she is heading up a law clinic — the first of its kind in North America — dedicated one of the most high-profile and far-reaching legal procedures in the Canadian justice system.
— Published on Oct 17th, 2019