Legal Rights of Family Members

Presented at Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital | Training for Professionals in BIFI & BIFI-A Workshops | April 4, 2019

On April 4, 2019, Thomson Rogers’ personal injury lawyer Darcy Merkur presented at the Training for Professionals in Brain Injury Family Intervention for Adults and Adolescents (BIFI & BIFI-A) Workshops hosted by Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital. His presentation on Legal Rights of Family Members focussed on the following: Tort Rights Accident Benefit Entitlement Complicating Factors View his presentation … Continued

Preparing to Give Evidence at Trial

Presented at the Toronto ABI Network Conference | November 15, 2018

Robert Ben, personal injury lawyer Many personal injury victims have legal claims for compensation. When those claims go to trial, the outcome often turns on the oral testimony of treating health practitioners and expert witnesses. An unprepared witness can spell disaster for a case and for the witness’ professional credibility. In this article, Robert M. Ben provides a primer on … Continued

Auto Insurance Claims Forms (OCF Forms)

Below is a list of standard Auto Insurance Claims Forms (OCF Forms) that Ontario automobile insurance companies require you to complete in order to consider your claim for benefits. These forms and others that you might require are also available on the Financial Services Commission of Ontario’s website: www.fsco.gov.on.ca. The forms can be difficult to … Continued

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 in Sudbury, Ontario. The objective of the workshop was to provide skills for supporting kids and families after pediatric ABI by helping to: Recognize the … 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