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Legal Update: Surveillance Videos in Personal Injury Cases

This post was written by Andrea Girones:

April 15, 2015

April 16, 2015 Recently  in Iannarella v. Corbett 2015 ONCA 110,  the Ontario Court of Appeal released an important decision regarding the disclosure of surveillance evidence in a personal injury trial. Defence lawyers love to use surveillance videos at trial to show that accident victims are exaggerating, or even faking, their injuries. A good surveillance […] READ MORE>

Personal Injury Update: Lack of Objective Causes for Pain Does Not Mean You Don’t Have a Case & Defendants Cannot ‘Cherry-Pick’ Surveillance

This post was written by Andrea Girones:

April 10, 2015

There have been some very interesting decisions from the Ontario Superior Court dealing with motor vehicle accident cases in the past few months. They deal with issues we frequently help our clients solve: chronic pain and surveillance. The December 2014 case of Maxwell v. Luck is a great decision for individuals suffering from chronic pain. […] READ MORE>

Girones Lawyers Holds Free Legal Clinic in Pembroke April 27th, 2015

This post was written by Andrea Girones:

April 9, 2015

Girones Lawyers once again will be holding a free legal clinic in Pembroke on April 27th, 2015. Andrea Girones will be meeting with clients and answering questions on a wide variety of personal injury and medical malpractice topics. Andrea has a particular expertise is assessing birth injury cases and cases where a traumatic delivery has […] READ MORE>

Brain Damage at Birth Caused by Lack of Oxygen, Not a Clotting Factor.

This post was written by Andrea Girones:

March 23, 2015

March 24th 2015.  Recently our firm represented a young man injured at birth. The child sustained a severe brain injury leaving him with the mind of a toddler, inside the body of a 14 year old. CT and MRI images revealed that there was atrophy of the brain cells in various parts of the brain […] READ MORE>

Has the Court of Appeal eliminated the impact of Rule 49 offers?

This post was written by Andrea Girones:

February 24, 2015

February 24, 2015 As a general rule in Ontario personal injury lawsuits, the loser pays the legal costs of the winning side. Rule 49 of the Rules of Civil Procedure deals with offers to settle which can reverse the standard “winner takes all” approach to costs. Typically if you offer to settle a case for $X […] READ MORE>

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