We are pleased to announce that James Howie, Neil Sacks, Michael Henry, Adam Wagman, David Levy and Paul Miller have been recognized by Best Lawyers in Canada for 2020.
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
The Ontario Superior Court of Justice has approved a $5 million settlement of a national class action brought against St. Jude Medical, Inc. and St. Jude Medical Canada, Inc. The class action relates to certain models of implantable cardiac defibrillators or cardiac resynchronization therapy devices manufactured between January 2010 and May 23, 2015 under the brand names Fortify, … Read More
Justice Eileen Gillese released an eye-opening report this week, the culmination of a public inquiry into Ontario’s long-term care system. The over 1400-page report was prompted by the criminal actions of nurse Elizabeth Wettlaufer, deemed the worst healthcare killer in Canadian history.
As an update to our ongoing Allergen lawsuit, this week the company issued a global recall of the textured breast implants, the focus of our legal action.
HSH welcomes Victoria Yang to the firm as an Associate.
Howie Sacks and Henry LLP has partnered with Beyond Law LLP to pursue individual mass tort actions on behalf of women and their families who have suffered injury due to Allergan breast implants.
HSH Partner Meghan Hull Jacquin was interviewed on The Future Is Female.
Howie, Sacks & Henry LLP (HSH) anticipates filing lawsuits for individuals who have retained us within the next few months. We know that there are many women across Canada who have suffered side effects due to Essure who have not yet contacted us. We encourage anyone who wishes to be part of the mass tort … Read More
Various media coverage has been issued on Marcie Stevens, a victim of the Ottawa Bus Crash and client of HSH Partner Meghan Hull Jacquin.