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What Your Accident Lawyers in Ottawa Want You to Know About

What Your Accident Lawyers in Ottawa Want You to Know

If you are the victim of personal injury due to an auto accident or other incident, it’s important to know your rights. With the help of a personal injury lawyer in Ottawa, you can better understand the complex laws set up to deal with personal injuries. A reputable personal injury law firm in Ottawa can

What Can I Expect From a Personal Injury Claim?

What Can I Expect From a Personal Injury Claim?

Regardless of what you see in the movies, most lawsuits are boring and tedious, with hundreds of details that must be dealt with before you may see a resolution. Most people aren’t familiar with the steps and complexities involved with personal injury claims. Although each personal injury case is different, there are general stages within each case that

How Can An Accident Lawyer Help You?

How can an accident lawyer help you

In Ontario, the law holds the negligent party accountable for causing accidents that result in associated injuries and property damage. If someone hit your car and caused you to suffer injuries, you cannot rely on the insurance companies to look out for your best interests. Instead, leave the protection of your rights and interests to

Why Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer Is Important

Why Hiring a Personal Injury Lawyer Is Important

The law governing a personal injury case is complex and complicated. Although universal healthcare may pay for your medical bills after a serious injury, once you are out of the hospital, you may have more medical bills, lost wages, and other expenses from taking time off work to heal. A personal injury law firm in

What you should know about personal injury law in Ontario

What you should know about personal injury law in Ontario

Why hiring a personal injury lawyer in Ontario is important? Personal injury lawyers in Ottawa help you protect your rights by making a claim in a timely manner and helping you manoeuvre the difficult legal process. Your lawyer has the understanding of the law in Ontario and how it applies to your situation to maximize

What is my Personal Injury Claim Worth?

Personal Injury Claim

If you are injured in an accident and are looking for compensation, you may be wondering how much your claim is worth? This is a natural question to ask. But first, it’s important to know whether you have a case. The amount of compensation (called damages in law) depends on how the injuries have impacted

Settlement of Injury Cases for Minors – What You Should Know

Settlement of Injury Cases for Minors

Settlement of injury cases involving minors creates certain challenges for personal injury lawyers and the parents of the minors. The Rules of the Court provides special considerations when a minor settles an injury claim. Those Rules are meant to protect a minor’s interest in settlement proceeds and ensure that the settlements and fees charged by

Privacy Rights in Ontario – Can I Sue for Breach of Privacy?

Understand privacy laws.

Ontario does not have any privacy legislation that is applicable to the private sector. However, the federal Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) applies to private sector organizations that are not federally regulated, as well as federally-regulated organizations, in respect of personal information that the organization collects, uses or discloses in the course

Can I Be Sued if Someone Falls on My Rented Property?

Can I Be Sued if Someone Falls on My Rented Property

“Can a tenant can be held liable to someone who falls and was injured on their rented property?” This was the central issue in a recent Superior Court of Justice decision of Mohebbi v. Yassobi et al., 2021 ONSC 2395 (CanLII). In this case, the tenant’s friend slipped and fell on the ice while visiting