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Loretta P. Merritt quoted in CBC Ottawa

Loretta P. Merritt CBC Ottawa Loretta P. Merritt was quoted in a CBC Ottawa article regarding an Ontario judge finding that a school board is vicariously liable for sexual abuse of...
Jul 8, 2020
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Loretta Merritt wins landmark Court of Appeal case setting aside an 18 year old settlement

Loretta P. Merritt Loretta Merritt wins landmark Court of Appeal case setting aside an 18 year old settlement.
May 21, 2020
May 12, 2020
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Maple Leaf Gardens sex abuser Gordon Stuckless has died

Loretta P. Merritt Gordon Stuckless responsible for sexually assaulting more than 40 boys over decades at Maple Leaf Gardens has died. Torkin Manes' Personal Injury lawy...
Apr 13, 2020
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Loretta P. Merritt wins precedent setting Grenville Christian College class-action suit

Loretta P. Merritt Torkin Manes' Personal Injury lawyer, Loretta P. Merritt, and Sabrina Lombardi of McKenzie Lake Lawyers, win the landmark Grenville Christian College ...
Feb 28, 2020
Firm News

Torkin Manes partners with Abuse Hurts to hold a winter clothing drive benefiting Indigenous women

Emily Dubis and Loretta P. Merritt On February 26, 2020, Torkin Manes partnered with Abuse Hurts and five other Bay Street law firms to hold a winter clothing drive to benefit Indigenou...
Feb 28, 2020
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Loretta Merritt speaks to CTV News about Gordon Stuckless release

Loretta P. Merritt CTV News Hamilton residents and members of city council are reacting to news that convicted sex offender, Gordon Stuckless, is living in a halfway house in the...
Jan 16, 2020
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Torkin Manes partners with #JLFToronto2019 to bring internationally acclaimed authors to the stage

JLF Toronto Torkin Manes is proud to be a Festival Partner for #JLFToronto2019 held September 27-29 in Toronto’s historic Distillery District. Uniting inter...
Sep 30, 2019
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Loretta Merritt in the Law Times on the recent ruling in Ontario court that a cap on general damages does not apply to sexual abuse

Loretta P. Merritt Law Times The Ontario Superior Court has awarded general damages in excess of the cap in a sexual assault case, a first for the province, say lawyers. Kn...
Sep 23, 2019

Torkin Manes named Regional Law Firm of the Year at the 2019 Chambers Canada Awards

Chambers and Partners Torkin Manes is proud to announce that our firm has been recognized as the Regional Law Firm of the Year by Chambers and Partners at the 201...
Sep 17, 2019
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Loretta Merritt quoted in several publications as the trial begins for class-action alleging Christian private school abuse

Loretta P. Merritt CBC News The late headmasters of a now-defunct Christian boarding school controlled every aspect of children's lives in order to break their spirits, a lawyer ...
Sep 16, 2019
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Loretta Merritt quoted in several publications on a class-action lawsuit alleging systemic abuse at defunct private Christian school in Ontario

Loretta P. Merritt Globe & Mail A group of former students are set to take the private Christian school they attended to court next week, alleging in a class-action lawsuit that they...
Sep 12, 2019
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Torkin Manes shortlisted by Chambers Canada for the 2019 Regional Law Firm of the Year Award

Chambers Canada Torkin Manes is honoured to be shortlisted by Chambers & Partners in the category of Regional Law Firm of the Year for the 2019 Chambers Canada Aw...
Aug 22, 2019
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Loretta Merritt quoted in the Law Times about mediations being the best way to respond to allegations of sexual misconduct

Loretta P. Merritt Law Times Loretta Merritt, a lawyer with Torkin Manes LLP in Toronto, says mediations offer an optimal situation for defendants to apologize. "It's a really pos...
Jun 4, 2019
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Loretta Merritt interviewed by CTV's Your Morning and the Toronto Star about case involving Kenora C.A.S. where their lawyer says a 14 or 15 year old is a sexually mature woman

Loretta P. Merritt CTV's Your Morning, The Toronto Star A 14- or 15-year-old girl is not a child, but rather a “sexually mature young woman,” according to a lawyer for a Northern Ontario childre...
Mar 25, 2019
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Torkin Manes recognized as the #1 ranked Ontario regional law firm by Canadian Lawyer

Canadian Lawyer We thank our clients, colleagues and peers for recognizing us with this distinguished honour.
Mar 4, 2019
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Loretta Merritt quoted in the Law Times about opting out of class actions

Loretta P. Merritt "Loretta Merritt of Torkin Manes LLP says that distinction around injuries is an important one and can make class actions inappropriate for some circu...
Oct 29, 2018
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Loretta Merrit comments on the London diocese sexual abuse case settlements

Loretta P. Merritt A decade-long court battle between the Roman Catholic Diocese of London and its insurance company has disclosed $15 million in largely secret settleme...
Jul 26, 2018
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Loretta Merritt speaks to CBC News about recent sexual assaults occurring at resorts

Loretta P. Merritt A Toronto-area woman says she is going public to warn travellers, after a security guard at a Dominican Republic resort raped her and the hotel "did n...
Jun 21, 2018

Loretta Merritt elected to the Board of Directors of the Ontario Trial Lawyers Association

Loretta P. Merritt OTLA champions and advocates for the rights of those who have suffered injury and loss through the wrongdoing of others.
May 1, 2018

Loretta Merritt honoured with the OTLA John A. McLeish Award

Loretta P. Merritt The John A. McLeish Award honours a person who has made an outstanding contribution to the goals of a fair trial and access to justice, as an advocate...
Apr 26, 2018

Loretta Merritt comments on the Albert Shultz sexual assault allegations and civil cases

Loretta P. Merritt The accuser is a witness for the Crown, meaning she doesn't have a right to representation by a lawyer and has no say in how the proceeding is conduct...
Jan 5, 2018
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