On January 20, 2020 we commenced the putative class action by filing a statement of claim against Iran, the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps and the Ukrainian Airline concerning the downing of Flight PS752. Subject to court approval, New York litigation funding company Galactic Litigation Partners LLC will fund the legal effort.
On or about January 31, 2020 the Ukrainian Airline appointed counsel to defend the putative class action.
The Statement of Claim has also been sent to Ottawa for service on the Iranian defendants.
On February 19, 2020 the Court assigned the putative class action to a Judge for case management. An initial case management conference has been scheduled for March 2020.
On February 28, 2020 the UIA served a Notice of Intention to Defend the Class Action.