Legal Victory for Cyclist is a Victory for Us All!

two cyclists on a bike trail Recently, the Ontario’s highest court upheld a verdict against the Corporation of the Town of Fort Erie for maintaining an unsafe bike trail. In this case, a cyclist was injured when her front wheel struck a post-hole (the post had previously been removed). There was no warning or signage to alert cyclists that a post … Continued

Five Ways to Improve Your Kids’ Bike Safety

child riding a bike with helmet Bicycle safety tips that every parent should know With the warm weather upon us and the snow-covered streets a distant memory, one of the rites of spring is children dusting off their bicycles and riding off to school. From a parent’s perspective, you always need to make sure your child rides safely. Children account for 29% … Continued

Congratulations to Roger Beaman

scales of justice Thomson Rogers Lawyer Gets Top Award from Ontario Bar Association This year‘s recipient of the Ontario Bar Association Award of Excellence in Municipal Law is Roger Beaman. This is a great honour for Roger, our Municipal Group and for the firm. On December 31, 2017, Roger retired from Thomson Rogers Lawyers after more than four … Continued

Event: Children & Youth with Brain Injuries Practical Strategies Workshop

Event Date: June 7, 2018
children with brain injuries practical strategies header Thomson, Rogers, in collaboration with Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and March of Dimes Canada, is proud to host the Children & Youth with Brain Injuries Practical Strategies Workshop from June 7-8, 2018, at the Lexington Hotel & Conference Centre in Sudbury, Ontario. Day 1: Practical skills workshop The focus of this workshop is: To recognize … Continued

Why Municipal Government is so Important in Our Daily Lives

crane in construction site Novae Res Urbis, recognizing the top Municipal Law Firms in Ontario. Very few people understand the true significance of municipal governance. It literally affects every aspect of our daily lives from access to clean drinking water, by-laws, garbage collection, new housing and transportation. In Toronto, you only have to look out your window to see … Continued