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Riley Saunders Class Action

Jason Gratl is counsel for a young person, T.L.., in this proposed class action proceeding involving a social worker named Robert "Riley" Saunders who defrauded children in the care of the Ministry of Child and Family Development of their food, clothing and shelter allowances, leaving many of them desititute and homeless.  The Ministry of Child and Family Development is named as a defendant on the basis that it failed to properly supervise Riley Saunders and failed implement sufficient policies and safeguards to prevent and detect the fraud, and that they failed to notify the class members once the fraud was detected.

A copy of the Amended Notice of Civil Claim is linked here is linked here.

The firm has now commenced lawsuits on behalf of an additional ten individuals who were harmed by Riley Saunders and other Ministry employees.