Preliminary terms of settlement reached in 2011 Manitoba flood class action

LONDON, ON–(Marketwired – June 15, 2017) – The preliminary terms of a settlement have been reached which resolves the claims of members of the Lake St. Martin, Dauphin River, Little Saskatchewan, and Pinaymootang First Nations in respect of the 2011 flooding which resulted in thousands being evacuated, many still to this day. The terms of the settlement agreement are being finalized by the lawyers and must be approved by the court in order to be implemented.