Information About Ontario Trial Lawyers Association Blog
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- Zoom and the Practice of Law
Like every other industry, the legal field has had to quickly adapt to electronic mediums of communication during COVID-19; most notably, Zoom. Lawyers were fast to implement the program to avoid adjournments in out-of-court procedures such as Examinations for Discovery and Mediations. However, the … Read more »
- Nursing Homes in the COVID-19 Era
The care received by residents in nursing homes has been a public policy concern that has been percolating for some time. As we all adjust our personal and professional lives in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the media reports continued outbreaks and deaths amongst seniors – primarily in long-te … Read more »
- What is my Personal Injury Case Worth?
If you have been injured by the negligence of another, you may be wondering about the value of your case. This is particularly so if your injuries are preventing you from working or involve extraordinary medical expenses. Indeed, near the beginning of a relationship with a new client, I am often ask … Read more »
- Dog Bite Attacks: What is the Settlement Worth?
Canine aggression is a difficult subject to accurately predict. Many different factors come into play including the health and biology of the dog, the training and treatment by the owners, and environmental conditions that “teach” a dog to apply certain behaviors.When a dog attacks another person or … Read more »
- What is bad faith in my long-term disability claim?
Long-term disability (LTD) insurance protects you if you become disabled and are unable to continue to work in your job. The LTD policy is a contract that outlines the rights and obligations of both the insured person and the insurance company. Every contract is different and provides for different … Read more »