The Federal Court of Appeal releases its reasons for judgment allowing the Government of Canada’s appeal of the July 27, 2015 certification in part, but upholding the July 27, 2015 certification order in respect of the causes of action for negligence and breach of confidence.
The plaintiffs filed the second amended statement of claim and a motion record seeking an order to certify the lawsuit as a class action in the Federal Court of Canada.
The Federal Court of Canada releases its order and reasons granting the plaintiffs’ motion for certification of the action as a class proceeding.
Press release: Commissioner: Health Canada violated privacy laws by disclosing personal health information of over 40,000 Canadians. Read the full release here.
The Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada released a report of findings in respect of its investigation into the November 2013 mailing in which it concluded that Health Canada violated the federal Privacy Act.
Federal Court of Canada releases its decision dismissing the Government of Canada’s motion to strike portions of the Robins affidavit filed in support of the plaintiffs’ motion for certification.
Federal Court of Canada releases its decision dismissing the Government of Canada’s appeal of the Court’s order permitting the plaintiffs to maintain their confidentiality in the class action.
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