BEWARE OF BILL 118: Proposed limits to the Occupiers’ Liability Act Those injured in accidents are often faced with significant statutory and policy hurdles, which must be overcome to recover compensation.  It appears that further limits on the rights of injured Ontarians is rearing its head.  This time it’s  Bill 118, which is a private…

Don’t worry. A jury will believe me. As a personal injury lawyer in the City of Toronto, I have heard injured people say this to me over the years. The most adamant about the merits of their claim are those who have usually suffered soft-tissue injuries. As I have written in a previous article on…

AUTHOR’S NOTE: This article focuses on motor vehicle accidents actions commenced in the City of Toronto and actions not commenced in the Simplified Procedure. Therefore, be aware that what follows may not necessarily be applicable in your practice jurisdiction. That said, the specific automobile provisions noted in the article are contained within the Ontario Insurance…