Arguments and Comments Presented during the Discussion of Dina Sõritsa’s Doctoral thesis The Health-care Provider’s Civil Liability in Cases of Prenatal Damages
Keywords:prenatal damages, wrongful conception, wrongful birth, wrongful life, comparative law, health-care provider’s civil liability
The paper presents the main topics that arose in the discussion of the doctoral thesis The Health-Care Provider’s Civil Liability in Cases of Prenatal Damages, presented at the facilities of the University of Tartu Faculty of Law by its author, Dina Sõritsa. These topics are briefly dealt with from a comparative-law perspective and with special attention to European human-rights law. The discussion articulates and proceeds from the opinions the author presented as designated opponent for the public defence of the dissertation.