Guide To Damage Assessment In Personal Injury Cases

Following an accident in which you are injured, one of your first thoughts (after the initial assessment of your injuries) will most likely be in regards to compensation and how much you are owed. Unfortunately, it is pretty tough to assess damages, especially early on in the case. However, once the recovery period is in its advanced stages, after a series of treatments and therapy, a true assessment can be made. Read More

Criminal Possession Explained In Case of Tort Laws

One of the most common charges in Canada is the one of criminal possession. Despite this, the majority of people still do not understand what the term possession is actually referring to in the context of legality. To help you change this and potentially defend yourself against such charges in the future, we have put together a guide that will explain the term “criminal possession” and all its additional components. Read More

Why Is A Mediation Session Valuable In A Claim Case?

If two disputing parties have failed to negotiate a settlement, a court hearing may not be necessary. If the same two parties agree to explore further the possibilities of a settlement, a mediation session can be scheduled. At a mediation session the facts relating to a particular case get presented by four different individuals: The mediator, the plaintiff, the plaintiff’s lawyer and the lawyer for the defense. Read More

What Is The Right Time To File For A Personal Injury Claim?

Following injury from a car accident, it is good to know when the right time comes to file a lawsuit against the guilty party. All countries have a law that states the time-span in which you can bring a claim regarding the accident that caused you injury or loss. There are specific cases in which injury or medical malpractice have led to a delay in discovering the extend of injury, however, it is smartest to act as soon as possible to avoid any confrontation with the delay later on. Read More