I had personal property damaged and destroyed in a car accident. Can I obtain reimbursement from my auto insurer?

I had personal property damaged and destroyed in a car accident. Can I obtain reimbursement from my auto insurer?

Two Supreme Court of Canada Rulings you should know about.

The Supreme Court of Canada recently released two important decisions that are of interest to members of the public as well as the profession.

Thinking of defending, or starting a law suit? Think about the cost of litigation.

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?

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?

 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 If your parent executed Powers of Attorney (which have not been revoked), then you have the authority to exercise the powers set out in those documents.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. 

 

Sometimes you may not want to get a reference letter.

Can you take another company to task for receiving false information in a reference letter?

Congratulations Andrew!

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.

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 talks about 'on call' shifts on Law Talk

Jennifer Zdriluk, Partner in the Labour, Employment and Human Rights Group of the firm talks about on-call shifts.

I fractured my arm and left leg in a car crash. I have difficulty with everyday tasks. Can someone help me?

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.