Comparative Private Law and Legal Pluralism | Page 9

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

Réflexions sur la réforme de la responsabilité médicale au Québec

Discussions about medical responsibility, the extent of the « crisis » surrounding it, and the types of reforms that can be envisaged have become quite frequent in Quebec. But such thinking about the future of medical responsibility cannot be absolutely neutral and objective. The author suggests that the description of the crisis varies depending on one’s conception […] Read more

Articles in peer-reviewed journals

Pretium et précision

While monetary awards are normally compensatory in civil law, they cannot obliterate extrapatrimonial losses Why should we even attempt to repair these losses? In the context of bodily injuries, the indemnity for extrapatrimonial losses is a representation of the damage. This notion of representation has two interrelated aspects First it insists on the qualitative equivalence […] Read more