Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyer Lucy Jackson was featured in The Huffington Post in an article titled “Staff Shortages A ‘Systemic Issue’ At Hard-Hit Ottawa Care Home: Families” by Sherina Harris. The article focuses on staff shortages at Carlingview Manor, owned by Revera Inc., a long-term care company that has the fourth-highest death toll of … Continued
Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyer Stephen Birman was featured in The Star commenting on Premier Ford’s recent decision to pass legislation protecting long-term care homes from COVID-19 related negligence claims in an article titled “Ontario law would make it harder to sue over COVID-19” by Rob Ferguson. To read the full article please click here.
Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyer Stephen Birman was interviewed by Cynthia Mulligan of CityNews Toronto discussing the Ford Government’s bill that will make it harder for families affected by COVID-19 to sue long-term care homes in a feature titled “Coronavirus: Bill would make it harder to sue long-term care homes.” “It’s hard enough as it … Continued
Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyer Stephen Birman was interviewed on Newstalk 580 CFRA discussing recent Government of Ontario legislation providing COVID-19 liability protection to businesses, workers and some organizations, including long-term care facilities. In discussing the legislation and the government’s push to protect insurance companies Birman says, “I’m not sure why there’s this push to … Continued
On October 20, 2020, Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyer Stephen Birman was featured in a CBC article titled “Ontario to provide COVID-19 liability protection to businesses, workers and some organizations” discussing the Government of Ontario’s recent legislation. Birman said families involved in legal actions against long-term care facilities are “appalled” by the legislation. “The government … Continued