MANUGE V. HER MAJESTY THE QUEEN
UPDATE - July 2014:
Notice of Approval of Settlement of the Class Action Regarding the Calculation of the SISIP Cost of Living Allowance
- Manuge v Her Majesty the Queen, Court File No. T-463-07.
UPDATE - October 2013:
The estimated value of the settlement in the class action Manuge vs. Her Majesty the Queen was approximately $887.8 million. The Defendant duly met the Court Order deadline of October 15, 2013, processing refunds of Pension Act offsets to over 7,650 class members. There are currently 163 files yet to be finalized – which include estate claims and files awaiting financial and medical information. On October 28, 2013, the Court released an Order whereby prospective claimants of payments in respect of deceased class members will be required to execute a declaration, in the form approved by the Court, in order to facilitate the payment of refunds where it is difficult to verify a spouse and dependent children.