MONTREAL, June 12, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - An out-of-court settlement
agreement with an approximate value of $1.2M has been entered into by
the families and plot holders of the Notre-Dame-des-Neiges Cemetery and
the Fabrique de la Paroisse Notre-Dame de Montréal.
The plaintiffs instituted this action against the Fabrique following the
work stoppage occurring between May 16 and September 10, 2007. The
plaintiffs claim various damages in connection with the suspension of
interment and maintenance services affecting certain plots in the
Cemetery. The Fabrique denies having committed any fault whatsoever.
The hearing related to the approval of the Transaction shall take place
on July 18, 2014 at 8:30 am in room 2.08 of the Montreal Courthouse,
located at 1, Notre-Dame Street East, Montréal (Québec).
For more details on the settlement, please visit plaintiffs' attorneys'
For additional information on the settlement of the present class
action, you may consult the notice of settlement or the text of the
Transaction, both of which are available on the web site mentioned
above or at the registry of the Superior Court at the Montreal
SOURCE: BGA Avocats S.E.N.C.R.L.
For further information:
Mtre Benoît Gamache
BGA Barrister LLP
6090, Jarry Street East, Suite. B-4, Montréal (Qc) H1P 1V9
Tel.: 1-877-707-8008 / Fax: 1-866-616-0120