Event: Back to School Conference 2019

Event Date: September 19, 2019
conference marked on calendar PIA Law and the Toronto ABI Network co-host the Back to School 10th Anniversary Conference. This year’s conference is titled, “Mental Health: Navigating Life After Trauma”. In addition to the conference, the Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation will be presented in collaboration with the Ontario Brain Injury Association. This conference will be of special interest to health … Continued

Event: 2019 Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Event Date: September 19, 2019
event marked on the calendar Nominations are now open for the 2019 Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation, presented by the Ontario Brain Injury Association in collaboration with the the Personal Injury Alliance (PIA Law). These awards are designed to recognize individuals and organizations that provide exceptional service to the brain injury community in the following five categories: Hospital Social Worker of the Year … Continued

Canadian Pacific Railway and Hamilton home owners sued for $15,000,000

CHCH News | Darcy Merkur quoted | May 28, 2019

CHCH logo The family of Khelyse Crowe-Kasule are suing Canadian Pacific Railway along with Hamilton homeowners Ryan Maloney and Rachel Toombs for $15,000,000 regarding last spring’s accident that left Kasule with lasting physical and psychological injuries. Family’s lawyer, Darcy Merkur, says the owners of the property were negligent in the fact that there are no barriers separating … Continued

Family of Hamilton girl whose leg was crushed by a train is suing CP Railway

CBC News | Samantha Craggs, quoting Darcy Merkur | May 28, 2019

CBC News Toronto Thumbnail The family of an eight-year-old girl is suing CP Rail for $15 million. Khelyse Crowe-Kasule was playing near the tracks around Cumberland and Gage last April 5 when the train moved, crushing her right leg. Doctors amputated part of her leg, and she’s permanently disabled, said her lawyer, Darcy Merkur. “She’s a resilient kid,” Merkur … Continued

Canadian Class Action Commenced Against Breast Implant Manufacturer Allergan

consultation for breast implants On May 23, 2019, Thomson Rogers and Rochon Genova LLP issued a class action on behalf of Canadians who were implanted with breast implants manufactured and distributed by Allergan plc and several of its affiliates. The proposed Canada-wide class action, filed with the Ontario Superior Court of Justice, alleges, among other things, that the defendants … Continued