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Innovatio Awards celebrate in-house counsel, both individuals and teams, who have found ways to show leadership by becoming more efficient, innovative and creative in meeting the needs of their organizations within the Canadian legal markets
When: September 20, 2018
Where: Arcadian Court, Toronto
Event Detail: 2018 Nominations are now closed
Presented by Lexpert, the prestigious Rising Stars Awards Gala honours winners from across Canada and welcomes law firm and in-house leaders and distinguished guests to celebrate and network with others who are at the top of the legal profession
When: November 8, 2018
Where: Fairmont Royal York Hotel, Toronto
Event Detail: 2018 Nominations open June 4th
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When: June 19, 2018
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Insurance defence boutiques are increasingly specializing in new emerging areas to stay ahead
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Proponents of adverse cost insurance say it increases access to justice by allowing plaintiffs without resources to bring an action against their insurer without financial risk.
A Toronto-area lawyer has been granted a charging order for almost $240,000 after a client involved in a motor vehicle collision attempted to deal directly with an insurance company from which he was seeking damages.
Personal injury lawyers have heard it all and we certainly have had our share of bad press. But from where I stand, and without being too hackneyed about it, I really cannot conjure up a more precise example of a David-versus-Goliath setting in the legal industry.
Non-pecuniary damage caps are widely used across Canada, but personal injury lawyers say accident victims are paying the price.
Does insurance increase the “hold-my-beer-and-watch-this!” type of behaviour?
Personal injury lawyers beware; the driverless car will likely wipe out automobile litigation as we know it today.