Thomson Rogers at the WLAO 100th Anniversary Gala sponsoring 100 years of being an active voice for women in the profession.
On May 23, 2019, Thomson Rogers and Rochon Genova LLP issued a class action on behalf of Canadians who were implanted with breast implants manufactured and distributed by Allergan plc and several of its affiliates. The proposed Canada-wide class action, filed with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, alleges, among other things, that the defendants … Continued
On February 4-8, 2019, OsgoodePD will be offering a certificate program in Clinical Risk, Negligence and Claims Management in Health Care. The faculty includes Kate Cahill, a partner and medical malpractice lawyer with Thomson Rogers. On February 7, Kate will be one of the instructors on the topic of “Managing Risks in Maternity Care”. The topic will … Continued
An Ontario judge has refused to enter a jury’s verdict in a medical malpractice case that some plaintiff-side lawyers say could have implications for how juries answer questions on causation. In Cheung v. Samra, Ontario Superior Court Justice Darla Wilson took the rare step of not entering a judgment after a six-member jury rendered a … Continued
Plaintiff personal injury lawyers are hoping that the Supreme Court of Canada will clarify the issue of causation involving multiple defendants in medical malpractice cases in a leave to appeal filed in Sacks v. Ross. At issue is a negligence claim made by Jordan Sacks, who in 2008 suffered an anastomotic leak after bowel surgery, resulting … Continued