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July 03rd 2012:Blind Students Class Action against a School for the Blind and Visually Impaired

Jonathan Bida is a lawyer in the class action group at Koskie Minsky LLP. Bob Seed is the lead plaintiff in a class-action against the Brantford school for the blind and visually impaired, which he attended from 1954 to 1965. They explain what the class action seeks to achieve, and how the allegations relate to experience of care at the school. They explain the class action and its different stages and what the court will be asked to decide. They discuss responsibilities and attitudes. They talk about the ways in which staff and administrator responsibilities did or should reflect standards o

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Jonathan Bida

Jonathan Bida is a lawyer in the class action group at Koskie Minsky LLP. He has appeared before all levels of court in Ontario, including the Court of Appeal for Ontario. He has acted in numerous class actions including a several class proceedings where an institution or school has allegedly failed in its supervisory obligations to prevent abusive conduct towards residents or students. He has also published on the subject of class actions.
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Bob Seed

Bob Seed is the lead plaintiff in a class-action bid against the Brantford school for the blind and visually impaired, which he attended from 1954 to 1965, and which is the focus of the class action discussed in this Episode of Family Caregivers Unite!. He’s a professional broadcaster who is General Manager of Thunder Bay Information Radio in Thunder Bay, Ontario. His experience includes Announcer/Operator and Music Librarian, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, CBC Radio, Thunder Bay, and Announcer/Host, All Night Radio Program CJLX Radio, Thunder Bay. He’s an Amateur Radio Operator. His call sign, VE3GIS, was issued in 1965. He has extensive experience with volunteer work including assessme
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