In recent years, more and more accident victims have been relying on advertising to find the right lawyer to lean on — but there are concerns that in certain circumstances, the interests of the plaintiff and counsel are far from aligned, Hamilton personal injury lawyer Andrew Spurgeon
writes in Lawyers Weekly
An Alberta judge’s decision to televise the verdict in the Travis Vader murder trial may have opened the door to more cameras in the courts, says Hamilton criminal lawyer Jeffrey Manishen
In what appears to be a first for the Tax Court of Canada, a costs award has been levied against a non-party promoter of a charitable donations scheme.
Directors and trustees of charities are responsible for the activities undertaken by the charity and can be held legally accountable for their decisions.
As a result of changes to legislation in 2002, regulated health professionals such as physiotherapists, occupational therapists, physicians, dentists and registered massage therapists are permitted to incorporate for the purpose of practising under a professional corporation.
Ontario’s Succession Law Reform Act
provides that a “dependent” can claim support from an Estate.
There is nothing worse than getting off a long flight and finding yourself at the rental car counter having to focus your jet-lagged mind on whether you need all the ad-ons the salesperson is trying to offer you.
Selecting a good reputable contactor will be the most important decision you make. You should seek a number of quotes for the work to be performed.
The law governing accident benefits in Ontario requires you to exhaust any other available insurance prior to accessing the benefits available to you from your auto insurer (statutory accident benefits).
Even as a salaried employee, you are likely among the majority of employees, who are entitled to overtime pay if they have more than a 44 hour work week. These minimum standards are provided to most employees under Ontario’s Employment Standards Act