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Physician Licensing – The Response During COVID-19

by Legal Author April 6, 2021 Personal Injury

The COVID-19 pandemic has put incredible strain on health care systems, in Ontario and across the world. In response, many governments and health professional regulators have adopted creative approaches to licensing doctors and other health care providers, so that as many competent front-line workers as possible are available to fight the pandemic. In Ontario, for […]

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Discoverability in Medical Malpractice Cases

by Legal Author March 29, 2021 Law

Bogoroch & Associates LLP strongly believes that victims of medical malpractice are entitled to access to justice. The information in this article is based primarily on medical malpractice law in Ontario, Canada: If you have been injured due to potential medical malpractice, you should be aware of the applicable “limitation period” that may bar your […]

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Checklist to Have Before Hiring a Lawyer

by Legal Author March 26, 2021 General Law

In today’s unpredictable times, it is essential to have a lawyer. Even if you approach life cautiously, there are situations that you need the services of a legal professional. Unfortunately, searching for the right lawyer can feel overwhelming. A simple online search can present you with many choices. And as you know, you can’t just […]

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7 top tips for signing settlement agreements

by Legal Author January 22, 2021 Employment Law

A settlement agreement is a legal contract issued by an employer and sets out the key terms and conditions to end a relationship or resolve a dispute with an employee. The employee will usually be awarded a sum of money for signing the agreement. Being presented with a settlement agreement can be daunting, especially if […]

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4 of the Most Frequently asked Questions about Trademarks Answered

by Legal Author December 13, 2020 Trademarks

This new legal information blog post shares the answers to 4 FAQs regarding Trademarks (based on Australian trademark law and general practice). Trademark law can be complicated, which is why it’s advisable you consult a trademark attorney to help you navigate the registration process. If you’ve found yourself in a spot of trouble regarding your […]

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Best Practices for Linkedin for Lawyers

by Legal Author December 12, 2020 Law firm marketing

Although Linkedin operates as a social networking website, it’s aimed at professional networking and career advancement. The website is more about the development of quality business relationships as opposed to something in the nature of being a Facebook friend. Like social networking sites, in order to get started on Linkedin, you must create either a […]

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Municipal & Occupiers’ Liability: Who Is Responsible for Your Slips/trips & Falls?

by Legal Author December 12, 2020 Accident Claims Law

Bogoroch & Associates LLP strongly believes that victims of Personal Injury are entitled to access to justice. Ontario winters are notoriously treacherous.  Despite being careful about where and how we walk, accidents do happen. During the colder months, Canadian roads and sidewalks are often covered in patches of ice and snow.  A seemingly simple misstep […]

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Spoliation in Litigation: Err on the Side of Caution and Preserve All Evidence

by Legal Author December 10, 2020 Law

Bogoroch & Associates LLP strongly believes that victims of Personal Injury are entitled to access to justice. What is Spoliation? Preservation of evidence is integral to a fair and just litigation process. The destruction of evidence is highly prejudicial to parties involved in the civil justice system. Spoliation occurs “where a party has intentionally destroyed […]

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Can Your Employer Compel You to Return to On-site Work Post-COVID in the US?

by Legal Author November 19, 2020 Law

Because of COVID-19, many businesses had to shut down, leading to a rise in the unemployment rate. Despite this, some workers were fortunate enough to keep their jobs, and some are even working from home. After many months of enduring this pandemic, more states chose to re-open their economies. This means more employers opt to […]

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Remote chance: make homeworking work for your firm

by Legal Author November 18, 2020 Law

At the time of writing, we’re in week three of ‘Lockdown 2’, with many firms asking staff to work from home again. The latest ONS data shows that almost a third of the population is working exclusively from home – many have been doing so for several months, despite having adapted their workplaces – and […]

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