LTD "Claw-Back" Case Certified by Federal Court

Godkewitsch, Clio M.
August 2008
Canadian Benefits & Compensation Digest;Aug2008, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p5
Academic Journal
The article reports on the decision of a federal court in Halifax, Nova Scotia certifying a pension class action brought by Dennis Manuge, former member of the Canadian forces, regarding the offsets from his long-term disability (LTD) benefits. The purport of the action is the claw-back of Manuge's disability pension (DP) from the LTD benefit, which he claimed as unlawful and unfair. The issues considered by the court in certifying the action are discussed.


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