On October 1, 2020, Thomson Rogers personal injury lawyer Stacey Stevens discussed four decisions that have put Ontario on a trajectory towards reduced roles for juries in an article titled “Four decisions have shown how juries can be dismissed during COVID” in Law Times. “What I thought was interesting to take out of them is … Continued
On October 2, 2020, Thomson Rogers trauma lawyer Darcy Merkur said better public awareness is needed to help navigate difficult family issues in an article titled “Why accident victims might have to sue their relative” in Law Times. “Well, what I’m trying to do is to raise public awareness of the legal realities so that … Continued
On August 20, 2020, Thomson Rogers Managing Partner Stephen D’Agostino discussed how recent Provincial changes prejudice the rights of owners of land being expropriated in a Law Times article “Highway project raises new legal issues for property owners facing expropriation.” In the article, D’Agostino says: “…though the hearings of necessity were “never fair anyway,” they … Continued
Thomson Rogers managing partner Stephen D’Agostino is featured in a Law Times article by Aidan Macnab titled “Highway project raises new legal issues for property owners facing expropriation” discussing hearings of necessity. “D’Agostino says that, though the hearings of necessity were “never fair anyway,” they were “an important trigger in the process,” which can allow … Continued
Thomson Rogers trauma lawyer Darcy Merkur discussed how a recent court decision demonstrates that costs awards frequently exceed policy limits in Law Times.