May 30, 2012
The Notice Program, disseminating notice of the certification of these class proceedings to the class members, is to commence today. The Notice program will commence with direct mailings of the notice of certification to those class members whose addresses have been provided, followed by the publishing of the notice in various local newspapers and magazines and in local radio and television advertisements over the next two months.
Class members who are resident in Newfoundland must determine whether they want to opt-out of the class proceeding by November 30, 2012. Similarly, class members who are not residents of Newfoundland must determine whether they want to opt-in to the class proceeding by November 30, 2012. More information on opting out and opting in is set out in the notices of certification.