Help for Indian day school class action members moves online – Cabin Radio
The federal Indian day school class action is one of many things that has had to adapt to the Covid-19 pandemic.
The law firm handling the settlement cancelled in-person sessions aimed at assisting class members with filling out forms and addressing any legal questions they may have. Those sessions have now moved online.
“We recognize that many claimants are Elders living in remote communities, and bringing everyone together creates a possible risk of exposure,” a news release from lawyers Gowling WLG states.
The law firm has instead been hosting community assistance sessions by video since April 8. One-on-one virtual help is available by request and the class action website has online tools to help claimants.
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