What Waddell Phillips has been making the news for lately.
The following article appeared on Global News on July 4, 2018. Visit the original article here.
A class action lawsuit is moving ahead in the Ontario Superior Court against the Royal Winnipeg Ballet over photos taken by Bruce Monk.
Monk is alleged to have taken nude photos of teen students from the 1980s to 2013 while working at the RWB as an instructor and photographer.
The following article appeared on CBC on July 4, 2018. Visit the original article here.
A judge has ruled that a class-action lawsuit can proceed against the Royal Winnipeg Ballet and a photographer who is alleged to have taken intimate photos of students.
Lawyer Margaret Waddell says about 60 people have been identified so far as potential class-action members in the lawsuit against the ballet company and Bruce Monk, who worked as a photographer between 1984 and 2015.
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Margaret Waddell will be instructing at Osgoode’s 22nd Annual Course on Written Advocacy, including a feature discussion on Avoiding Writer’s Block on October 26 and 27, 2018.
On November 8, 2018, Margaret Waddell will be speaking on the topic of best practices in class actions settlements at the Law Society CPD program, “Class Actions Update”
Margaret Waddell will be moderating a panel discussion on Frontiers of Class Action Proceedings at the 10th Annual OBA Class Action Colloquium. Register here.
On February 6, 2019 Margaret Waddell will be speaking on behalf of the OBA Class Action Subsection on the issue of third party funding of class actions.
Margaret Waddell will be guest lecturing at Osgoode Hall Law School’s class action practice and procedure class.