Class-action suits appear destined to become part of Canada's medicolegal landscape

Johnston, Cameron
April 1994
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/15/1994, Vol. 150 Issue 8, p1292
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


Related Articles

  • Hislop case drags through courts. Rau, Krishna // Xtra (Toronto);3/27/2008, Issue 611, p12 

    This article focuses on the delayed resolution of a class-action suit involving some same-sex widowers who hopes to receive their Canada Pension Plan survivor benefits from the government.

  • Canada beauty a draw.  // Travel Daily;6/11/2015, p7 

    The article presents the research of the Canadian tourism marketing organization Destination Canada on the ranking of the country's landscapes, wonders and natural beauty.

  • Idyll pleasures. Idone, Christopher; Connolly, Mark // Conde Nast Traveler;Mar1996, Vol. 31 Issue 3, p134 

    Highlights the Little St. James in the Caribbean as an ideal travel destination. Description of the natural landscape; Dining and lodging amenities; Fashion clothing best suited to the place.

  • The Wilderness River. Gorman, Stephen // World & I;Aug2003, Vol. 18 Issue 8, p116 

    Focuses on Horton Lake in Canada as a tourist destination. Description of the landscape of the Horton River region; Sights and attractions in the region; Information on the Smoking Hills.

  • SSB, Others Settle Yield-Burning Case. Hume, Lynn // Bond Buyer;05/09/2001, Vol. 336 Issue 31135, p1 

    Reports on the agreement made by Salomon Smith Barney Inc. and other Wall Street and regional securities firms to pay millions of dollars to a settlement case in Washington. Enumeration of the firms involved in the class-action suit; Refusal of Nuveen investments to take part in the deal;...

  • Whatever You Want? Beyond the Patient in Medical Law. Richard Huxtable // Health Care Analysis;Sep2008, Vol. 16 Issue 3, p288 

    Abstract  Simon Woods proposes that we ought to re-orientate clinical decisions at the end of life back towards the patient, so as to honour his or her account of their “global” interests. Woods condemns the current medico-legal approach for remaining too closely tethered to...

  • Feds offer mercy money in CPP fight. Gallant, Paul // Xtra (Toronto);8/18/2005, Issue 543, p7 

    Focuses on the history behind the Canada Pension Plan cheque issued to same-sex widowers. Information on the class-action suit filed by the widowers against the federal government; Interim agreement between the government and the widowers; Estimated number of widowers who filed a complaint...

  • Quebec smokers launch $27-billion lawsuit.  // Nation (1206-2642);4/6/2012, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p11 

    The article reports on the 27 billion Canadian dollar class-action suit filed by 1.8 million smokers against Imperial Tobacco Canada, JTI-Macdonald Corp. and Rothmans Benson & Hedges in Montreal, Quebec.

  • In an increasingly daunting legal world, the CMPA turns 100. Sullivan, Patrick // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/24/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 2, p204 

    Discusses the role of the Canadian Medical Protective Association (CMPA) in the medical jurisprudence industry in light of its 100th anniversary. Description of the expansion of the association over 100 years; Topic of the number of legal actions involving the CMPA; Challenges facing the CMPA,...

  • Wider Horizons of American Landscape. Davis, Brian // Landscape Journal;2015, Vol. 34 Issue 1, p79 

    This article situates contemporary landscape architecture in the United States and Canada as part of a long, rich tradition of landscape- making found throughout the Americas. This perspective calls for a wider scope and conceptual framework for renewed, vigorous, and sustained engagement with...


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics