Deal Agreed for Patients and Children of Fertility Doctor Who Used Own Sperm

July 29, 2021

(BBC) – Former patients and children of a Canadian fertility doctor who used his own or unknown sperm to impregnate patients have been offered a C$13m ($10m, £7m) settlement agreement. It is thought to be the first-ever legal settlement of its kind. Under the terms of the deal, claimants will be given compensation based on court-determined level of harm. Money will also be set aside for a DNA database to allow dozens of children to identify their biological fathers. (Read Full Article)