General Roméo Dallaire Joins Mefloquine Lawsuit

Retired Lieutenant-General Roméo Dallaire has added his name to the growing list of Canadian veterans taking part in a mass tort lawsuit, brought by Howie Sacks & Henry and Waddell Phillips, against the Canadian Government.

September 30, 2019–Mefloquine Lawsuit Update

Return to Mefloquine homepage. Since January 2019, we have been contacted by over 2,672 individuals.  We have been retained by 839 clients, and we have filed claims for almost 200 clients so far, with more claims anticipated to be filed shortly. We continue to thank each and every one of you for your dedication to … Read More

August 16, 2019–Mefloquine Lawsuit Update

Return to Mefloquine homepage. The following is a summary of the first case conference regarding the Mefloquine Mass Tort. On August 13, 2019, the parties attended the first Case Management Conference before Prothonotary Furlanetto of the Federal Court. The purpose of this attendance was to introduce the cases to the Court and to work out scheduling … Read More

May 1, 2019–Three Mefloquine Lawsuits Filed Against Government of Canada

Three separate lawsuits have been filed in the Federal Court by a total of 8 individuals against the Government of Canada alleging that the Government, through the Department of National Defence, ordered members of the Canadian Armed Forces to take an anti-malarial medication known as “Mefloquine” without adequately informing CAF Members of the severe adverse … Read More