Agent Orange / Agent Purple Class Action

Merchant Law Group LLP has been contacted by numerous veterans and other military personnel and civilians living in and around the base, who wish to pursue Class Action Litigation concerning Agent Orange and Agent Purple. Merchant Law Group LLP has launched an Agent Orange, Agent Purple & Agent White Class Action with the Federal Court of Canada, as of July 12th 2005.

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Certification Order in Agent Orange (NFLD) - August 1, 2007

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The Federal government has recently admitted spraying Agent Orange and Agent Purple at CFB Gagetown, in New Brunswick, in 1966 and 1967. We have reports of spraying going on during the 1950s and the 1960s, and in far greater amounts then the few drums the government claims to have sprayed.

Agent Orange contained extremely toxic byproducts known as dioxins. Agent Orange was used as a chemical herbicide, or plant killer. It penetrated the waxy covering of leaves to poison the entire plant. It was created from an equal combination of 2,4,5-trichlorophenoxyacetic acid and 2,4-dichlorophenoxyacetic acid.

Exposure to dioxins has been associated with severe birth defects, certain rare cancers in humans, respiratory problems; impotence; chloracne; developmental and immune system disorders, and other serious health problems.

If you were diagnosed with one or more of the following five illnesses, please click here and provide your name and phone number:

  1. Chronic lymphocytic leukemia (CLL)
  2. Soft-tissue sarcoma
  3. Non-Hodgkin's lymphoma
  4. Hodgkin's disease
  5. Chloracne

Merchant Law Group LLP has twelve offices across Canada. Tony Merchant and his firm are well known for their involvement in Mass & Class Action cases in Canada, currently including Silicon Breast Implant litigation, Metis Veteran Benefits claims, Cryptosporidium Water proceedings, Residential School litigation, CPR Anhydrous Ammonia action, and cases regarding ISM Information Security damages, Tundra noxious gas emissions, and Canadian Wheat Board Pool transfers. Tony Merchant is known to be one of Canada’s most active litigators with nearly 600 reported cases in leading law journals, and has argued thousands of cases before the Canadian and American Courts, in Trial and Administrative Courts, and the Courts of Appeal of various American and Canadian jurisdictions, the Federal Court of Canada, and the Supreme Court of Canada. Tony Merchant has a long history in pursuing public policy cases and is a former Member of the Legislative Assembly.

IF YOU WISH TO JOIN THIS CLASS ACTION OR TO SIMPLY GET MORE INFORMATION, PLEASE COMPLETE THE BELOW FORM OR CALL US AT 1 888 567 7777. (Please note, providing your information creates no financial obligation for you. You are not charged any fee or cost for joining this class action - we are simply paid a contingency fee from the compensation recovered, if successful.)

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