Tort Defendants Responsible for Accident Benefit Arbitration Costs

The Lawyer's Daily | by Darcy Merkur | May 15, 2017

Darcy Merkur, best personal injury lawyer Toronto Access to justice is being denied for injured Ontario motorists as a result of the mandated use of the Licence Appeal Tribunal (LAT) as the exclusive means to resolve all accident benefit disputes given that the LAT does not allow a claimant to recover any dispute costs. But, thankfully, the courts have found a back-door … Continued

Enforcement the Key to the New Lawyer Referral Fee Cap

The Lawyer's Daily | by Darcy Merkur | April 25, 2017

The Lawyers' Daily logo The long awaited end to excessive lawyer referral fees might finally be here following the decision this week by the Law Society of Ontario to cap referral fees paid to all referring lawyers/paralegals for referral arrangements entered into on or after April 27, 2017. The proposed cap would be a cap of 15% of the … Continued