Thomson Rogers Response to COVID-19 Update

Thomson Rogers Response to COVID-19 Update

COVID-19 Coronavirus Update As we continue to respond to the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus), the safety of our extended community is of utmost importance and we are continuously and carefully monitoring recommendations from the Ontario Ministry of Health and other local authorities.  We have closed our offices to the public but remain open as our lawyers and staff … Continued

Stephen Birman And Lucy Jackson Featured In The Lawyers Daily

Stephen Birman and Lucy Jackson in The Lawyer's Daily | by John Schofield | Nov. 2, 2020

Stephen Birman And Lucy Jackson Featured In The Lawyers Daily Thomson Rogers lawyers Stephen Birman and Lucy Jackson was featured in The Lawyer’s Daily in an article by John Schofield titled “Lawyers hope long-term care legal actions will continue, despite pending Ontario legislation.” Discussing legislation proposed by the Ontario government that could wipe out class actions and lawsuits alleging negligence by some Ontario long-term care … Continued

Submissions By Thomson Rogers Regarding Bill 218

Submissions By Thomson Rogers Regarding Bill 218 Thomson Rogers appreciates the opportunity to make submissions regarding the proposed Bill 218, Supporting Ontario’s Recovery and Municipal Elections Act, 2020 (“Bill 218” or the “proposed legislation”). Thomson Rogers represents many of the victims who died in for-profit long-term care homes, as well as their family members, due to the COVID-19 outbreaks at the following … Continued

Lucy Jackson In Huffington Post article “Staff Shortages A ‘Systemic Issue’ At Hard-Hit Ottawa Care Home: Families”

Lucy Jackson in Huffington Post | by Sherina Harris | Oct. 22, 2020

Lucy Jackson In Huffington Post article "Staff Shortages A ‘Systemic Issue’ At Hard-Hit Ottawa Care Home: Families" 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

Stephen Birman In The Star Discussing Ford Government Bill Protecting For-Profit Long-Term Care Homes

Stephen Birman | The Star | Oct. 21, 2020

Stephen Birman In The Star Discussing Ford Government Bill Protecting For-Profit Long-Term Care Homes 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.