June 2008

Nortel employees launch class action suit over pension changes

Damages claimed for Nortel's 'failure to provide to their employees reasonable notice of the changes to the pension plan.'

Ottawa (25 June 2008) – A class-action lawsuit has been filed on behalf of employees of Nortel Networks from across Canada regarding recent changes made to their pension plan. The lawsuit was filed in Ontario Superior Court yesterday by the Ottawa law firm of Nelligan O'Brien Payne LLP.