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Settlement Reached in Class Action Lawsuit Against Guelph Dental Practice

November 19, 2021
by GuelphToday


A Guelph dental clinic must provide financial compensation to eligible customers as a result of 2017 public health infractions, a court has ruled.

In a written decision issued Nov. 10,  Justice J. Perell approved a class action lawsuit settlement agreement between Kimberley Lowe, on behalf of her two daughters, and Dr. Meikle Dentistry Professional Corporation, operated as Guelph Dental Associates.

The lawsuit was launched in response to a 2017 incident where Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health advised patients between Jan. 21 and June 21 of that year to get tested for HIV and hepatitis.

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