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May 10, 2024

Enjoy A Safe And Happy Summer!

Summer is here! It’s time to kick back and relax a little. You may plan to invite people to your home for a barbeque or to your cottage for a weekend getaway. These can be great opportunities to de-stress and connect with those who are most important to you. When you do host, please serve alcohol responsibly to keep those people safe and ensure that you avoid a social host liability lawsuit.

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May 2, 2024

Litigation Guardian 101

Discover the critical role of a Litigation Guardian in protecting the rights of those legally deemed "parties under disability". From understanding who qualifies as a party under disability to the complexities of guardianship selection, delve into the legal responsibilities and potential risks involved. Learn why being a Litigation Guardian requires careful consideration and informed decision-making, ensuring the best interests of the disabled party are upheld.

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May 2, 2024

Importance of Motorcycle Safety

As the warmth of spring beckons, motorcycle enthusiasts prepare to rev up for the open road. But beyond the thrill lies a critical reminder: proper gear isn't just for style, it's for safety and legal protection. Discover why donning a helmet and protective clothing isn't just common sense—it's a legal necessity.

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April 23, 2024

Statutory Accident Benefits in Claims Arising from Motorcycle Accidents

In Ontario, most motor vehicle accidents involve two vehicles, leading to claims for Statutory Accident Benefits and tort claims for additional compensation. However, when a motorcycle is involved, loss transfer comes into play, allowing the injured party's insurer to recover payments from the at-fault driver's insurance.

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April 12, 2024

Sexual Assault – Police or Sue?

Read today's blog to understand the ins and outs of reporting sexual assault crimes to the police.

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April 12, 2024

I’ve Been Involved in a Motor Vehicle Accident. How Does This Work?

After you are involved in a motor vehicle accident, you have two avenues of recovery. One is called accident benefits, and the other is a lawsuit, also called a tort claim. Read on to learn the nuances of each path.

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April 9, 2024

London Police investigating fatal crash between motorcycle, vehicle

One person has died after a motorcycle and a vehicle collided in the city’s east end early Saturday evening.

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April 1, 2024

The Statutory Deductible and How the “Deck is Stacked” Against Plaintiffs

While it is common knowledge for those who work in personal injury litigation, the statutory deductible, for those involved in motor vehicle accidents in Ontario, is far less commonplace. And like everything else in the economy, it continues to rise with inflation, showing no signs of slowing down.

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