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Retaining expert witness previously employed by opposing party
Jul 24, 2015

Court allows expert witness that was previously employed by opposing party... Read more

Updating your insurance contract
Jul 21, 2015

Insured persons must report changes in their policy details to insurer to keep insurance contract valid.. Read more

Stand up for Accident Survivors
Jul 07, 2015

In the wake of Bill 91 which proposes to cut accident benefits drastically, hundreds of concerned Ontarians protest at Queen's Park.. Read more

Underage Drinking
Jun 16, 2015

Individuals or businesses, including the LCBO, who serve alcohol to minors may be liable if injuries result, unless there is evidence that despite taking reasonable care, they were unaware that the youth was underage... Read more

Passenger makes personal injury claim
Jun 10, 2015

A passenger makes claim for personal injuries against her driver's insurer, alleging negligence on behalf of all drivers involved in the collision... Read more

Negligence in Multiple Car Collision
Jun 06, 2015

A driver who fails to avoid colliding with other vehicles in an emergency response is not necessarily guilty of careless driving, even when other drivers were successful at evading their fellow motorists in a multiple vehicle accident. Drivers can be held to a reasonable standard of skill only... Read more

Delayed claim for injury compensation
Jun 02, 2015

Car accident victim may make delayed claim for injury compensation if severe and permanent injuries persist. .. Read more

Liability of Previous Owner of Road
May 29, 2015

The transfer of road jurisdiction to the town of Tweed does not absolve the original road owner, the County of Hastings, of responsibility in a car accident resulting from improper road construction... Read more

Cycling this Season
May 15, 2015

It is very easy to get hurt or injured while riding a bicycle in Ontario and other areas. A few tips mentioned here can help you avoid these accidents and its associated injuries... Read more

Compensation for Attendant Care
Apr 22, 2015

Here we take a look at the importance of substantiating your claims for attendant care benefits... Read more

The Scope of an Expert Witness' Testimony
Apr 11, 2015

There are rules governing just how much an expert witnesses’ testimony can cover. Here we take a look at how this was decided in a case involving a slip and fall and its ensuing traumatic brain injury... Read more

Administrative Dismissals
Apr 03, 2015

Inaction, missed time requirements and poor management can all hurt your chance at receiving compensation when your claim is dismissed. Learn how this can happen to you and what you can do to prevent or deal with it... Read more

Late Diagnosis and Treatment of Symptoms
Mar 25, 2015

In the case of Polera v. Wade, a partial summary judgement was being sought after the removal of a brain tumor left the patient with severe injuries. Here we look at the special circumstances surrounding this incident and the see the judgements that arose from it... Read more

Rear-End Collisions and Liability
Mar 14, 2015

Whether intentional or not, you can be held liable for injury and damages caused by your actions. Learn more about the law as it pertains to rear-end accidents and how it can affect your case. .. Read more

Communication between Lawyer and Client
Mar 08, 2015

There are many deciding factors in a personal injury case. Learn how important communication and time lines are to your case... Read more

Questionable Injuries
Mar 01, 2015

If your alleged injuries are not validated and properly documented, you can easily run the risk of losing your case. Embellishing your injuries and misrepresenting yourself can do irreparable damage to your life... Read more

Factors that can affect your Compensation
Feb 23, 2015

Can an injured person provide corroborating evidence to an expert witness's testimony? If you have been seriously hurt in a car accident, slip and fall or any other type of accident, can you take the stand to validate a professional doctor's diagnosis?.. Read more

Road Signs and Personal Injury
Feb 13, 2015

A car accident claim may start with an initial trial but it does not always end there. Cases can be appealed and the final decision can take years to be decided. Here we take a look at a ruling about the purpose of a stop sign and the responsibility between drivers and the government... Read more

Attendant Care Services and Family Members
Feb 05, 2015

Compensation through the attendant care services plan is not always easily decided. Learn how some recent changes can affect the type care you receive and the compensation offered for it... Read more

Contracts and your Claim
Jan 28, 2015

Here we revisit a case that was centered on the type of contract between an insurer and client as well as the time limitations connected to it... Read more