The Supreme Court of Canada recently released two important decisions that are of interest to members of the public as well as the profession.
If you are thinking of defending or starting a law suit, it is important to understand the costs of litigation.
I was struck by an automobile while riding my bicycle. Can I receive compensation?
What authority do I need to manage my incapable parent’s affairs?
If your parent executed Powers of Attorney (which have not been revoked), then you have the authority to exercise the powers set out in those documents. Powers of Attorney are generally of two kinds: Property and Personal Care.
Can you take another company to task for receiving false information in a reference letter?
Congratulations to our Partner Andrew Spurgeon who was elected by his peers as a Regional Bencher for Hamilton.
I am a 2nd year student at McMaster University. I cannot complete my program due to injuries I suffered in a car crash. Can I get reimbursed from my auto insurer for my lost tuition and related school expenses?
Jennifer Zdriluk, Partner in the Labour, Employment and Human Rights Group of the firm talks about on-call shifts.
If as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident, you are unable to care for yourself such as unable to dress or bath or require additional assistance in caring for yourself you may qualify for an attendant care benefit.
Yes, if you are the victim of a violent crime in Ontario, or the family member of a deceased victim of a violent crime, you are eligible to commence an application at the Criminal Injuries Compensation Board (“CICB”).