Crooks v. CIBC World Markets
Supreme Court of Nova Scotia Hfx. 322441
IMPORTANT UPDATE REGARDING A SETTLEMENT WITH CIBC WOOD GUNDY AND TIME SENSITIVE STEPS YOU MUST TAKE IF YOU WISH TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SETTLEMENT
January 20, 2021
COURT APPROVED NOTICE TO CLASS MEMBERS
The Court Approved Notice contains information about the case and about the proposed settlement and settlement process, including information about a hearing in May, 2021 at which time the Court will be asked to give its approval of the settlement and of the legal costs sought by Plaintiff’s counsel. The Notice also contains details on how to make a Claim to participate in the settlement, and details on your right to voice support or objection to the Court approving the settlement.
Please click here to read the Court Approved Notice
TO PARTICIPATE IN THE SETTLEMENT:
- You must fill in the Claim Form and either email it or have a hard copy delivered, such that in either instance it is received on or before March 22, 2021; and
- For persons claiming entitlement as heirs, executors, receivers, trustees or other successors and assigns of the July 24, 2008 owners of eligible accounts, you must provide satisfactory evidence of your right to claim for or through those account owners.
If you are missing information about your account number or otherwise want assistance, you should seek assistance from counsel for the Plaintiffs on or before March 8, 2021
Failure on the part of a class member to take these steps will result in the class member not being entitled to any settlement.
Please click here to access the CLAIM FORM
For more information about the settlement and the case please read the Court Approved Notice, by clicking the link above. The following materials in connection with the Motion to obtain Court Approval are also available by clicking on the links below, if you choose to read them:
AFFIDAVIT in support of Motion
BRIEF in support of Motion
ORDER Approving the Notice to Class Members
What if I want more information?
PLEASE DO NOT CONTACT THE SUPREME COURT OF NOVA SCOTIA
For more information, please contact McInnes Cooper at:
(902) 444-8458 or (902) 444-8446
CIBC Class Action
c/o Peter Rogers,
PO Box 730, Halifax, NS B3J 2V1