Law Society Rules on Referral Fees

The Law Society has approved a limit for referral fees based on a percentage of the legal fee. Effective April 27, 2017 a lawyer may pay another lawyer or paralegal a referral fee of 15% for the first $50,000 of legal fees and 5% of all legal fees thereafter, to an...

Injured Passengers

If you are a passenger in a car accident you will be entitled to claim Statutory Accident Benefits to cover the costs of medical and rehabilitation treatment, income replacement and other benefits that are provided under the standard Ontario Automobile Insurance...

Waivers and Recreational Sports

Lots of sports and recreational activities involve a degree of risk. The risk of course is that somebody will get hurt. That’s why we are all asked to sign waivers before many activities, especially where we are paying for the fun and excitement. The recent...

Passengers Have Rights Too

Injured Passengers If you are a passenger in a car accident you will be entitled to claim Statutory Accident Benefits to cover the costs of medical and rehabilitation treatment, income replacement and other benefits that are provided under the standard Ontario...