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Category: Personal Injury Lawyer

What is my Personal Injury Claim Worth?

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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

Personal Injury Claims – Your First Steps and Helpful

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An Ottawa Personal Injury Lawyer Can Help You through This Process Perhaps you’ve suffered a dog bite or a slip and fall. You feel like you have a personal injury claim but you’re unsure of what steps you need to take. It is important to make your health a priority, but once you’ve taken care

What Your Ottawa Lawyer Wants You to Know About

Different Types of Car Accidents and Their Unique Considerations. Even though the weather is unusually mild for this time of year, you know that winter is just around the corner. You have prepared your car with snow tires, back up anti-freeze, ice scrapers, and even a bag of kitty litter to help get your vehicle

Ottawa Law Firms, Negligence Cases, and You

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Reach Out to Ottawa Law Firms in Cases of Negligence and Omission We have all had at least one moment in our lives when we felt wronged-whether intentionally or unintentionally-by a person or a business. Often when this happens, we never consider enlisting Ottawa law firms for help. This may be because we might feel

Personal Injury Law Firm Tips to Avoid Winter Injuries

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You probably don’t need a direct quote from a personal injury law firm to know that there’s an increase in risk of accidents during the winter season. Roads and sidewalks become layered with sheets of slick snow and ice, and can make the simplest walk from your office to your car a potential hazard. It’s

In Your Interest: Premises Liability and Your Property

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Those were the words my friend used when she told me what had happened to her on a cold, icy day in January many years ago. She and her friend were standing in front of a video rental store when, all of a sudden, she lost her balance, tripped, and fell heavily on the ice,