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Arbitrating healthcare disputes
  • Hassell Arbitration
  • Canada
  • August 19 2015

Healthcare disputes have become more common in the healthcare industry. When negotiation andor mediation fail, there are 2 options to resolve


The perils of privacy breaches by hospital employees
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • August 16 2015

Canadian privacy laws contain a basic safeguarding principle: access to personal information may only be granted on a need-to-know basis. Snooping


Federal Court of Appeal reinterprets product specificity requirements
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • August 26 2015

On July 17 2015 the Federal Court of Appeal set aside a judgment of the Federal Court that upheld Health Canada's refusal to list Canadian Patent 2


Plaintiff’s right to videorecord independent medical examinations andor to have a nominee present
  • Field Law
  • Canada
  • February 21 2013

The plaintiff sued for personal injury as a result of a motor vehicle accident that occurred on 14 November, 2007. The plaintiff alleged injuries to


When will a company be held liable for opinions given during a public offering?
  • Torkin Manes LLP
  • Canada, USA
  • August 6 2015

The Supreme Court of the United States has ruled on the liability of a company for opinion statements made in documents filed with the Security and


Teva v Pfizer, or the “Viagra saga”: if there is no quid proper disclosure there can be no quo exclusive monopoly rights
  • Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP
  • Canada
  • November 19 2012

Sildenafil is the active ingredient in Viagra, the blockbuster potency-enhancing drug marketed by Pfizer


Federal court certifies action for “publicity given to private life”
  • Osler Hoskin & Harcourt LLP
  • Canada
  • August 6 2015

Breaking new ground, the Federal Court recently certified a proposed privacy class action alleging the novel tort of "publicity given to private


Medical marijuana in the workplace: how the system works
  • Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP
  • Canada
  • June 30 2015

Medical marijuana in Canada has triggered a classic debate between those favouring its more liberal use to address medical problems, opposite those


Formulation patent found not to be infringed as a redacted excipient was not a “pentahydric or hexahydric alcohol”
  • Borden Ladner Gervais LLP
  • Canada
  • April 22 2015

Apotex has successfully alleged that Teva’s patent to “Stable Compositions Containing Rasagiline” will not be infringed by Apotex’s use of a


Toronto East General Hospital v. Gopinath
  • Harper Grey LLP
  • Canada
  • June 27 2014

A gastroenterologist ("Dr. Gopinath") secured a ruling from the Health Professions Appeal and Review Board ("Appeal Board") renewing his privileges