Personal injury

Decade-long fight over accident benefits nearing conclusion

Decade-long fight over accident benefits nearing conclusion

FOCUS ON PERSONAL INJURY - Plaintiff’s lawyer says ordeal illustrates problems with old system

Court of Appeal rules Ontario insurance policy applies to B.C. accident

Court of Appeal rules Ontario insurance policy applies to B.C. accident

FOCUS ON PERSONAL INJURY - Lawyers say ruling gives consistency to policy-holders and insurance companies

Ontario court rules cap on general damages does not apply to sexual abuse

Ontario court rules cap on general damages does not apply to sexual abuse

Rationale behind cap for other personal injury cases doesn’t apply to sexual abuse, say lawyers

Delays plaguing personal injury class actions

Delays plaguing personal injury class actions

Law Commission report on class actions indicates widespread frustration with slothful court system

Court of Appeal affirms supremacy of Licence Appeal Tribunal

Court of Appeal affirms supremacy of Licence Appeal Tribunal

A claim an insurer breached its good faith duty was dismissed

Ontario government consultation looks at simplified procedure

Ontario government consultation looks at simplified procedure

Lawyers are suggesting changing the simplified rules by increasing the limit to $200,000 and eliminating juries