- A claim of professional malpractice where parents who experience an unplanned pregnancy accuse a healthcare professional such as a physician of alleged negligence related to a sterilization or abortion procedure. This claim can also be directed at a pharmacist or a company that makes contraceptives
- After the birth of their third child, whom they did not plan, the couple filed a wrongful pregnancy case against their physician.
- The parents had a lawsuit for wrongful pregnancy against the pharmaceutical company, claiming their contraceptive product was faulty.
- Despite multiple precautions, when their contraceptive methods failed they pursued a wrongful pregnancy suit against their healthcare provider.