Hollywood Says Driving Stoned is Cool, Bad Right?

driver and passenger smoking marijuana in car In The Big Lebowski, the Dude gets paranoid while smoking a joint and driving. He thinks that another car is following him, tries to flick his joint out a closed window, and ends up crashing his car. Compared to most Hollywood movies, it’s pretty low-key and maybe even realistic. In Super Troopers, cops are surprisingly … Continued

Hundreds of so-called ‘trespassers’ have been run over on Canada’s railways. The Transportation Safety Board has only investigate two

The Star | by Michael Mui, quoting Darcy Merkur | September 5, 2018

Canada’s been tracking the largest cause of death on its federally regulated railways over the past decade without launching a substantial number of investigations and without a national plan to prevent further fatalities. One such victim was eight-year-old, Khelyse Crowe-Kasule from Hamilton, Ontario. Khelyse is a client of Darcy Merkur, personal injury lawyer with the … Continued

Event: BIST 5K Run, Walk and Roll 2018 in Support of Acquired Brain Injury

Event Date: September 30, 2018
event marked on the calendar Please join us on Sunday, September 30, 2018, at the starting line, as the crew of Thomson, Rogers once again participates in the BIST 5K Run, Walk and Roll, in support of the Brain Injury Society of Toronto. Together with our colleagues at the other firms of PIA Law, we are proud to be the … Continued

Can I Say “I’m Sorry” For An Accident?

Legal consequences of uttering an apology

couple reacts to a car accident You’re driving your car through an intersection on a green light. A bicyclist going the opposite way makes a sudden left turn across your path. You hit the brakes but can’t avoid the collision. The cyclist is knocked to the ground. You get out of your car and rush over to the cyclist. He’s obviously … Continued

Best Lawyers in Canada 2019

best lawyers in canada 2019 - 13th edition We are proud to announce that 16 Thomson, Rogers partners have been selected for inclusion in the 13th Edition of The Best LawyersTM in Canada. Since it was first published in 1983, Best Lawyers® has become universally regarded as the definitive guide to legal excellence. Best Lawyers lists are compiled based on an exhaustive peer-review evaluation. Almost 87,000 industry … Continued