If you have been injured in a collision, the last thing you need is the added burden of trying to find a way to come up with money to hire a lawyer to protect your legal rights and interests. With this reality understood, a considerable number of personal injury lawyers utilize what is known as a contingency fee arrangement.
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We are hearing about more and more cases where the time limitations for filing have lapsed due to a failure by a plaintiff’s legal representative to meet deadlines. Claimants should stay informed of what is happening with their files and forms and ask the questions about filing dates and limitations. Please see some of the decisions and articles listed at the bottom of this page for details
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A personal injury law firm that billed itself as the Toronto Blue Jays’ “official” injury lawyers is changing the way it advertises after Ontario’s legal regulator reminded the firm it never worked for the team.
On the first day of arguments in the Toronto Star’s legal challenge to make Ontario’s quasi-judicial tribunals more open and accessible, the courtroom itself served as a useful metaphor.
A grieving daughter was blindsided when the lawyer hired to settle her father’s estate charged thousands of dollars for time he spent responding to a complaint the family filed against him.