Class Action:
Eastern Regional Health Authority


On August 20, 2012 in St. John's, NL Ms. Tammy Taylor issued a Statement of Claim against the Eastern Regional Health Authority for breach of personal health information. The Class Action was filed in the Registry of the Supreme Court Trial Division in the capital city and was served on the Eastern Regional Health Authority. Ms. Taylor has retained lawyer Bob Buckingham of Bob Buckingham Law to represent her in this matter.

Below you will find the full press release issued on August 20th, PDF versions of the Press Release, the Statement of Claim and the Class Action Order, and the latest media on the privacy breaches with Eastern Health.


Class Action Participation

If you have received notification from any one of the province's four health authorities that your private medical records were breached, you can register to be part of the appropriate class action by clicking the button below.

Class Action Registration Form

Available for Download

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August 20, 2012 - Eastern Health Class Action - Press Release
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August 20, 2012 - Eastern Health Class Action - Statement of Claim
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September 8, 2012 - Eastern Health - Class Action Order
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Note: If you have been affected by this privacy breach, it is important that you complete a Privacy Complaint Form and submit it to the province's Privacy Commissioner.

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Privacy Complaint Form (from the Office of the Information and Privacy Commissioner of NL)
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