Changes to Ontario Auto Legislation: Accident Benefits & Tort

Back to School Conference "A Brave New World" with PIA Law and Toronto ABI Network | September 10, 2015

Darcy Merkur, best personal injury lawyer Toronto At this year’s conference, personal injury lawyers Darcy Merkur and Ryan Murray provided an overview of the upcoming changes to Ontario auto legislation with specific emphasis on Accident Benefits and Tort. A few of the changes addressed were: Major reductions to statutory accident benefits (for accidents on or after June 1, 2016); A narrowing of … Continued

Crash victims slam auto insurance rule changes

TorontoSun.com | May 7, 2015

Sloan Mandel, best personal injury lawyers Toronto Sloan Mandel, a partner at Thomson, Rogers, along with members of the Personal Injury Alliance (PIA Law), sisters Shannon and Erica Deering and other accident victims were at Queen’s Park yesterday protesting against Insurance rule changes. Specifically, the government’s proposal to slash the maximum amount a person can claim for a catastrophic injury from $2 million … Continued

Up-To-Date Review of Statutory Accident Benefits Legislative Framework Presented by Darcy Merkur

Posted September 12, 2013

Darcy Merkur, best personal injury lawyer Toronto Presented at the Back to School Conference 2013. What ever happened to the expected changes to the definition of “catastrophic impairment”? Are changes coming? What will the changes be? What impacts will the changes have? How can we help prevent it? Related Resources: Up-to-Date Review of Statutory Accident Benefits Legislative Framework (re: the anticipated CAT definition changes)