ABR UPDATER | ISSUE 1

AVOIDING CASE DISMISSAL IN MEDICAL MALPRACTICE LAWSUITS

Medical Malpractice Review | Issue 1 | September 2016

Medical Malpractice Review Issue 1: Avoiding case dismissal in medical malpractice lawsuits thumbnail A search of Ontario medical malpractice cases decided in the last 6 months shows that Plaintiffs risk having their cases dismissed if they do not have an experienced malpractice lawyer. Plaintiffs’ claims are often dismissed because they have not commenced their action within 2 years. Of approximately 14 medical negligence rulings in the last 6 … Continued