Medical malpractice

Court affirms tribunal decision revoking doctor’s licence over sexual abuse claim

Court affirms tribunal decision revoking doctor’s licence over sexual abuse claim

Doctor's conduct made penalty of revocation mandatory, court says

Ontario discipline tribunal reinstates doctor who sexually abused female patient

Ontario discipline tribunal reinstates doctor who sexually abused female patient

Satisfied requirements set out in Medicine Act to obtain new certificate of registration

Doctor gets 12-month suspension for providing treatment, prescribing medication to ex-lover

Doctor gets 12-month suspension for providing treatment, prescribing medication to ex-lover

Defendant breached policy on 'treatment of persons close to the clinician,' tribunal said

Ontario court affirms decision finding schizophrenic patient incapable of giving informed consent

Ontario court affirms decision finding schizophrenic patient incapable of giving informed consent

Patient failed to appreciate manifestations of his mental condition: court

Board affirms sanctions against doctor who posted vaccine-related misinformation online

Board affirms sanctions against doctor who posted vaccine-related misinformation online

Doctor sought review alleging breach of freedom of expression under the Charter rights

Gluckstein Lawyers managing partner Charles Gluckstein on legal trends to expect in 2022

Gluckstein Lawyers managing partner Charles Gluckstein on legal trends to expect in 2022

The firm has expanded to address medical malpractice class actions and sexual abuse claims