Enforcement the Key to a Lawyer Referral Fee Cap

The Lawyer's Daily | by Darcy Merkur | April 25, 2017

The end to excessive lawyer referral fees may be as near as April 27 when the Law Society of Upper Canada will vote on capping referral fees paid to all referring lawyers/paralegals for referral arrangements entered into on or after May 1, 2017. The proposed cap would be a cap of 15 per cent of … Continued

Event: NRIO Breakfast Seminars – Spring Series 2017

Posted April 20, 2017

Event Date: May 29, 2017
NRIO Breakfast Seminars The Neurological Rehabilitation Institute of Ontario proudly presents the NRIO Spring Series of Breakfast Seminars 2017. These FREE seminars are designed to be forums where knowledge and information are shared, so individuals with acquired brain injuries can obtain the best care possible. Join Us: Date: Monday, May 29, 2017 Time: 9:15a.m. – 10:45a.m. Location: NRIO | Etobicoke … Continued

Meet Darcy Merkur – Personal Injury Lawyer

Watch this short biography video and get to know personal injury lawyer Darcy Merkur, a partner with the Toronto law firm of Thomson, Rogers. Learn about the person behind the lawyer – why he chose law and what he is passionate about. Darcy handles a multitude of complex, serious personal injury cases on behalf of … Continued

Meet Craig Brown – Personal Injury Lawyer

Watch this short biography video and get to know personal injury lawyer Craig Brown, a partner with the Toronto law firm of Thomson, Rogers. Learn about the person behind the lawyer – why he chose law and what he is passionate about. Craig has helped hundreds of clients achieve lucrative awards for brain and spinal … Continued

Event: Hamilton ABI Conference PIA Cocktail Party

Event Date: May 4, 2017
PIA Hamilton ABI Conference Cocktail Party 2017 thumbnail Date: Thursday, May 4, 2017 Time: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Location: Sheraton Hamilton Hotel, Southwest Ballroom Join the law firms of PIA Law at the Hamilton ABI post-conference cocktail party. For those wishing to attend, please visit one of the PIA firms’ booths on May 4th to receive your VIP Access Pass. Hope to … Continued

Event: Practical Strategies Webinar: June 1st In Review

Event Date: June 1, 2017
Practical Strategies Webinar 2017 Date: Thursday, June 1, 2017 Time: 9:00 am – 10:30 am Cost: FREE This Practical Strategies webinar, hosted by the law firms of PIA Law, is designed to provide health care professionals and lawyers with important updates on the SABS changes. This webinar will be lead by a panel of experienced personal injury lawyers and … Continued

Event: 2017 Acquired Brain Injury Provincial Conference

Event Date: November 1, 2017
OBIA ABI Provincial Conference 2017 image 15x72 Thomson, Rogers is proud to be the Diamond Sponsor of the 2017 Acquired Brain Injury Provincial Conference hosted by the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA). in collaboration with participating Community Associations. As a diamond sponsor, Thomson, Rogers is helping offset the registration cost for Survivors and Family members. This year’s conference theme is ‘Making a … Continued

Event: Back to School Conference 2017 ABI Across The Ages

Event Date: September 28, 2017
Back to School Conference 2017 - ABI through the Ages thumbnail *SAVE THE DATE* DATE: Thursday, September 28, 2017 TIME: 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. LOCATION: The Carlu, 444 Yonge St., 7th Floor, Toronto, ON  M5B 2H4 The law firms of PIA Law and Toronto ABI Network are pleased to co-host the Back to School Conference 2017. This year’s conference will focus on ‘Acquired Brain Injury – … Continued

Event: Birdies for Brain Injury Golf Tournament 2017

Event Date: June 23, 2017
Birdies for brain Injury With spring here and good weather on the horizon, it’s tough not to start polishing the golf clubs or buy a few new balls. Thomson Rogers will be participating in the 3rd annual Birdies for Brain Injury Golf Tournament, June 23rd at Lionhead Golf and Country Club, Masters Course. In support of the Brain Injury Society of … Continued

Event: BIST 5K Run, Walk and Roll 2017 in Support of Acquired Brain Injury

Event Date: October 1, 2017
Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) 5K Run 2017 When an event is so much fun, you want to do it over and over again. That’s why we’re happy to announce that as a member of PIA Law, we are sponsoring the 2017 Brain Injury Society of Toronto (BIST) 5K Run, Walk and Roll. Last year was a little rainy, but it only added … Continued

Event: Kerry’s Head for the Hills Trail Race 2017

Event Date: April 22, 2017
Kerry's Head for the Hills in support of Brain Injury Association of Niagara thumbnail If you’re a runner or love trying new types of workouts, the Kerry’s Head for the Hills Trail Race is definitely worth considering. Taking place in beautiful St. Catharines, this race takes you off-road to get in touch with nature while you’re burning calories, making new acquaintances and ultimately throwing your support behind the Brain … Continued

Event: ABI Community Agency Fair 2017

Event Date: May 10, 2017
Brain Injury Society of Toronto's Community Agency Fair and BIST Alive Expressive Art Show 2017 thumbnail Want to learn more about the companies and services that make your community great? Join Thomson, Rogers & PIA Law at the 2nd Annual Brain Injury Society of Toronto’s ABI Community Agency Fair and BIST Alive Expressive Art Show. Event details Date: May 10, 2017 Time: 6 pm to 8 pm Location: Mattamy Athletic Centre, 50 … Continued

Motorcycle Insurance Payment Contest

Posted April 5, 2017

Winner For Insurance Payment Contest We recently ran a contest at the Thomson, Rogers booth at the Toronto Motorcycle Show and the Toronto Motorcycle SPRINGSHOW for a chance to win up to $500 towards your motorcycle insurance payment. Both shows were an amazing success that saw thousands of people come through our booth, many of them entering for their chance … Continued

Event: BIAPH’s 9TH Annual “Une Affaire de Chocolat” Social Mix & Mingle

Event Date: May 11, 2017
Chocolate Soiree Event The word chocolate typically prompts us to picture our favourite types of chocolate treats, such as bars, bunnies or fondue. There are nearly endless applications for chocolate, which makes it one of the most popular foods on the planet. That’s why the 9th annual BIAPH “Une Affaire de Chocolat” or Chocolate Soirée is such a … Continued

Social Host Liability Case Must Go To Trial

Law Times | by Alex Robinson, commentary by Leonard Kunka | March 20, 2017

Law Times logo 150x46 Lawyers say a recent Ontario Superior Court decision leaves the door open for a possible finding of social host liability in certain circumstances. In Wardak v. Froom, the defendants, Stephen and Carol Froom, held a party for their son, Graeme, celebrating his 19th birthday in 2011. The plaintiff, Dean Wardak, who was 18 at the time, … Continued

Event: BIAPH Board Game Night 2017

Posted March 22, 2017

Event Date: March 24, 2017
Friends Playing Board Game Now that March Break is over, you might be looking for the next fun activity. Look no further than the BIAPH (Brain Injury Association of Peel and Halton) Board Game Night, presented by the BIAPH Youth Group, Headspin. Headspin is a social activity group for youth who’ve been impacted by acquired brain injury. Taking place … Continued

A Cyclist’s Worst Nightmare: ‘Dooring’ up 58% between 2014 and 2016

Posted March 22, 2017

Cyclist Missing Open Car Door Growing up, you may remember being taught to look both ways before you walk across the street. Now drivers and passengers need this same advice before opening their car doors when parking on the street. Cyclists in Toronto have always had a tough time getting around the city and their rocky relationship with drivers is … Continued

Event: 27th Annual Toronto Motorcycle SPRINGSHOW 2017

March 25th - 26th, 2017 | International Centre, Toronto

Event Date: March 25, 2017
2017 Motorcycle SPRINGSHOW Hey there motorcycle enthusiasts! The Toronto Motorcycle SPRINGSHOW is right around the corner. For most of us motorcycle enthusiasts, this show marks the beginning of spring and depending on the weather, the perfect weekend to get the bike out for the first time, fingers crossed. Join us on Saturday March 25th and Sunday March 26th … Continued