Catastrophic Designation for Children with ABI

Presented at the Children & Youth with Brain Injuries: Practical Strategies Workshop | June 7, 2018

David MacDonald, best personal injury lawyer in Toronto On June 7, 2018, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and March of Dimes Canada, in collaboration with Thomson, Rogers, hosted the Children & Youth with Brain Injuries: Practical Strategies Workshop. The objective of the workshop was to provide skills for supporting kids and families after pediatric ABI by helping to: Recognize the effects of ABI … Continued

Accident Benefits: Overview and Benefit Framework

Presented at the Children & Youth with Brain Injuries: Practical Strategies Workshop | June 7, 2018

Deanna Gilbert On June 7, 2018, Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital and March of Dimes Canada, in collaboration with Thomson, Rogers, hosted the Children & Youth with Brain Injuries: Practical Strategies Workshop. Deanna Gilbert, personal injury lawyer and a partner at Thomson, Rogers, presented on “Accident Benefits: Overview & Benefit Framework“. Some of the topics covered in … Continued

Innovation in Recognizing, Diagnosing and Treating Individuals with ABI

Presented at the Hamilton Health Sciences 25th Annual Conference on Neurobehavourial Rehabilitation in ABI | May 3, 2018

David MacDonald, best personal injury lawyer in Toronto VIDEO – On May 3, 2018, David MacDonald, a Partner at Thomson, Rogers, and Dr. Dinesh Kumbhare, Associate Clinical Professor at Medicine/Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Rheumatology co-presented at the 25th Annual Hamilton ABI Conference. Presentation Synopsis: With reduced funding for community-based services both in the public and community-based spheres, innovation in recognizing, diagnosing and treating … Continued

Positive TBI Findings and GOSE

Presented at Hamilton Health Sciences | February 5, 2018

David MacDonald, best personal injury lawyer in Toronto On February 5, 2018, David MacDonald presented at Hamilton Health Sciences. View presentation:  Positive TBI Findings and GOSE Here is a brief overview: More ABI survivors can be CAT Review SABS definition Look at new technology re Dx TBI Look at the GOSE test re AC Hospital evaluations of “Independence” What is happening with the … Continued

Tips for Plaintiffs When Pursuing Pre-judgment Interest Claims in Settlement Negotiations and Beyond

Ontario Bar Association | The Essentials on Costs and Prejudgment Interest - Insurance Law | November 29, 2017

Stephen Birman, best personal injury lawyer Lawyers often incorrectly calculate, or even worse, fail to include pre-judgment interest claims in settlement negotiations. Below are some helpful tips for avoiding common pitfalls when addressing these claims. Identify the type of claim and rate that applies The Pre-Judgment Interest (“PJI”) rate differs depending on the nature of the claim and the damages sought. … Continued