GOWLING WLG- The Indian Day Schools Class Action – UPDATE

You have asked for a briefing on the status of the Federal Indian Day School Class Action.
The Federal Court is currently deciding on whether to approve the Settlement Agreement that was
announced on March 12, 2019.

The Settlement Agreement provides compensation to former students who experienced harms while
attending an Indian Day School. The settlement also includes a Legacy Fund that will provide funding
to support commemoration projects, health and wellness projects, and language and culture initiatives.