Law Times: Ruling on CPP a win for accident victims

Law Times | by Michael McKiernan, quoting Deanna Gilbert | August 21, 2017

Law Times logo 150x46 A Supreme Court of Canada decision that ruled the Canada Pension Plan is not a policy of insurance is a win for accident victims across the country, says a Toronto lawyer. In Sabean v. Portage La Prairie Mutual Insurance Co., a unanimous seven-judge panel of the nation’s top court ruled the insurer could not deduct a … Continued

Best Lawyers in Canada 2018

Posted August 22, 2017

Thomson, Rogers listed in Best Lawyers in Canada 2018 Edition Published annually by Best Lawyers®, The Best Lawyers in Canada is one of the country’s most highly regarded legal directories. Inclusion is based on an exhaustive peer-review survey and a thorough authentication process. We are proud to announce that the following 17 lawyers from Thomson, Rogers were selected for inclusion in 12th Edition of The … Continued

ABR Updater: America The Beautiful – Auto Insurance for Ontarians

ABR Updater | Issue 39 | by Carr Hatch | August 2017

ABR Updater, Issue 39 by Carr Hatch, personal injury lawyer Instead of staying put all year in the great white north I, like many Ontarians, regularly visit the beautiful American cities of Buffalo and Detroit. Though most Ontarians sail through these border towns and are pleased when they see them in their rear view mirrors, en route to friendlier, sunnier, and greener destinations, New York State and Michigan are … Continued

Event: 2017 Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation

Posted August 15, 2017

Event Date: September 28, 2017
Awards of Excellence Voting Open August 8th to September 15th Voting is now open for 2017 Awards of Excellence in Brain Injury Rehabilitation. These awards will be presented by the Ontario Brain Injury Association (OBIA) in collaboration with PIA Law to recipients who have been selected by their peers for providing exceptional service to the brain injury community in the following five categories: Hospital Social … Continued

Car Insurance Reforms Bad for Taxpayers

Toronto Sun | by Darcy Merkur | August 14, 2017

Toronto Sun thumbnail Why lower premiums for less coverage will inevitably lead to higher taxes Anyone want to save $100 per year on automobile insurance? What’s the catch you ask? Well, you will get less insurance protection than you need. Oh, and did I mention your taxes will go up significantly because people without adequate insurance protection will … Continued